A New Look at Old and Not So Old Drugs: A 2017 Update on Marijuana ResearchLast Updated: Friday, February 16, 2018
Last fall, the DEA Museum hosted an eye-opening lecture called “A New Look at Old and Not So Old Drugs: A 2017 Update on Marijuana Research.” Among the topics discussed: marijuana’s effects on the teenage brain, the drug’s possible connection to schizophrenia, second-hand marijuana smoke and more.
The event featured presentations from these four renowned researchers: Bertha Madras, Ph.D. Professor Harvard Medical School & former Deputy Director for Demand Reduction, ONDCP; Arpana Agrawal, Ph.D., Psychiatric Genetics Consortium & Associate Professor, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis; Adriaan Bruijnzeel, Ph.D., Associate Professor UFBI; and Robert DuPont, M.D., Founding Director, NIDA and former Drug Czar.
And don't miss the DEA Museum's next lecture, 'A New Look at Old and Not So Old Drugs: A 2018 Update on Cocaine' which will be streamed here live Wednesday, February 21, 1:00 PM Eastern.