Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board Overview
Established by Ballot Measure 109 (2020), the Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board makes recommendations to OHA on available scientific studies and research on the safety and efficacy of psilocybin in treating mental health conditions, and makes recommendations on the requirements, specifications and guidelines for providing psilocybin services in Oregon. The Board will also develop a long-term strategic plan for ensuring that psilocybin services will become and remain a safe, accessible and affordable therapeutic option for all persons 21 years of age and older in this state for whom psilocybin may be appropriate and monitor and study federal laws, regulations and policies regarding psilocybin.
Members of the Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board (OPAB) are appointed by the Governor to serve four-year terms. As stated in Section 6 of Measure 109 (The Oregon Psilocybin Services Act), OPAB has positions that must be filled by members with specific expertise and experience. These positions are filled as vacancies become available. If you are interested in serving on the Board, please go to the following page to learn more: Apply to become an Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board member.
Measure 109 directed the Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board (OPAB) to submit recommendations for rules and regulations to the Oregon Health Authority on or before June 30, 2022.
OPS Letter to OPAB - September 19, 2022
Approved OPAB Recommendations - June 22, 2022
OPS Letter to OPAB - January 14, 2022
Psilocybin Advisory Board - Meetings Archive »