Last updated on: 9/14/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

California Academy of Family Physicians Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

“The CAFP [California Academy of Family Physicians] supports efforts to expedite access to cannabinoids for use under the direction of a physician.”

Feb. 1994

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“Since 1948, CAFP has been advancing the cause of family physicians and their patients. With nearly 7,000 members, including active practicing family physicians, residents in family medicine, and medical students interested in the specialty, CAFP is the largest primary care medical society in California, and the largest chapter of the American Academy of Family Physicians.”

“About the CAFP,” CAFP website (accessed Sep. 14, 2007)

Mission:

None found

Other:
Nonprofit 501(c)(3)