Last updated on: 8/28/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Cheston Berlin, Jr., MD Biography

Title:
Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology at Pennsylvania State University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
     Key Experts
Physicians [Physicians are the "key experts" in the medical marijuana debate because the issue is thought by many to be ultimately based on the medical value and risks of marijuana, and Physicians, with their training and clinical work, should (at least in theory) have the best knowledge of marijuana's medical value and risks.] [Note: Key Experts definition varies by sites that have this designation.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology, Pennsylvania State University
  • Education:
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, 1962
  • Other:
  • Research interests include drugs in human milk, drugs and nutrition, pediatric pharmacology, and Tourette syndrome
  • Quoted in:
    1. How Might Parental Marijuana Use Affect the Baby through Breastfeeding?