Research

North American Cannabis Summit

Via the Boston Globe: I was honored to serve last week as the emcee of the equity-themed 2019 North American Cannabis Summit in Los Angeles, an important gathering of non-industry marijuana stakeholders organized by Massachusetts-based Advocates for Human Potential. When I wasn’t reminding people where to find their bagged lunches,Read More →

New Cannabis Research Center to explore environmental, social impacts of legalization

From Berkeley News: UC Berkeley’s new Cannabis Research Center, announced today by a multidisciplinary team of faculty, will explore how cannabis production impacts the environment and society, and how these impacts will evolve under new regulations set in place by legalization. While other research groups in the University of CaliforniaRead More →

Anheuser-Busch & Tilray Earmark $50M to Research Cannabis Beverages

Anheuser-Busch, the makers of Budweiser, and British Columbia-based Tilray have embarked on a research partnership to the tune of $50M to research both CBD and THC for the burgeoning cannabis-infused beverage market. The announcement comes after several other prominent beer-makers have made their own moves towards the canna-beverages space. BackRead More →

Evaluating the Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids: How to conduct research within the current regulatory framework [VIDEO]

On December 8, 2018, the following NIH-sponsored proceeding took place: “Evaluating the Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids: How to conduct research within the current regulatory framework“ From the website: The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), sponsored a workshop on December 8,Read More →