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Paul F. Consroe, PhD Biography

Professor Emeritus in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the College of Pharmacy at the University of Arizona
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"

“[w]ith smoked marijuana, patients get immediate relief, whereas with the oral drug they get a delayed, big rush of unpleasantness. When they take a smaller dose, it doesn’t work.”

“Medical Marihuana [sic] – Fact from Fiction, a Scientific Manna?” The Harvard Law School website

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor Emeritus, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona
  • Associate, Center for Toxicology, University of Arizona
  • Recipient, Basic Science Pharmacy Educator of the Year award from the University of Arizona, 1984-85, 1987-88, 1990-91, 1992-93, 1994-95 and 1998-1999
  • PhD, Pharmacology, University of Tennessee, 1971
  • MS, University of Tennessee, 1969
  • BS, Albany College of Pharmacy, Union University, 1966
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