You Must Remember This (Re: Mushrooms)

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Eating mushrooms may reduce the risk of cognitive impairment, writes Nicholas Bakalar in the New York Times March 14, 2019. Researchers in Singapore used data on 663 Chinese men and…

Member Meeting: Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

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The next SCC Member Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, March 3 at 12 noon (pacific time) This is a virtual meeting via Zoom. The topic is: Cannabis Use in Pregnancy and…

SCC Announces Hiring of An Executive Director

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Ellen Kuwana, a skilled science communicator, will serve as SCC’s first-ever Executive Director. Ms. Kuwana will help the SCC continue to offer outstanding CME and other evidence-based information. Ms. Kuwana…

Epidiolex Weighs in at Schedule V

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But CBD remains on Schedule I, due to its supposed abuse liability.  “DEA’s decision to move Epidiolex to Schedule V…  applies only to CBD products approved by the FDA. Other,…

Russo’s Grand Unified Theory

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Ethan Russo forwards his paper, Grand Unified Theory (GUT): The Endcannabinoid System, Cannabis and the Microbiome just published in Frontiers of Integrative Neuroscience. Russo notes: “This article addresses five critical…

Meiri Publishes in Nature

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Joe D. Goldstrich, MD, forwards a groundbreaking paper by Dr. David Meiri and colleagues at the Technion in Haifa, just published by Nature. Goldstrich comments: “In this seminal study, Dr.…

Our Letter to the Editor of JAMA

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SCC Board Members recently published a Letter to the Editor of JAMA opposing several key provisions in the “model guidelines” the Federation wants the state medical boards to adopt. Read More....

Survey of Cannabis Use Bastyr University

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Data from this survey will be used to better define who Cannabis users are, their beliefs about Cannabis, their use patterns, side effects, and the therapeutic benefits they experience. Learn More...

Beyond-THC Strain Evaluation Survey

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The Society of Cannabis Clinicians has developed a survey that asks about patients’ responses to CBD-rich cannabis. While laboratory-based research is uncovering fascinating information about CBD, physicians want to know…

Upcoming Events

Controversies on Cannabis-Based Medicines
May 23-24
Barcelona, Spain

SCC Quarterly Member Meeting
June 2, 2019 12-2pm PDT, 35pm EDT

“Narcotics and Cannabis: Current Perspectives and Case Presentations”
presented by Dr. Sherry Yafai
Live Zoom Meeting
-Members Only-

International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS) Conferences
June 29 – July 4, 2019
Bethesda, Maryland

MJ for MDs at CannAmerica 2019
Aug 30 – Sep 1, 2019

Cannabis Science Conference
September 4-6, 2019
Portland, Oregon

CannMed 2019
September 23-24, 2019
Pasadena, California

International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM) Conferences
Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2019
Berlin, Germany