- President of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
- Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
“As long as patients report that the medical use of marijuana eases their suffering more effectively than legally obtainable medications, MAPS will continue to work towards marijuana research.”
- Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with MDs, PhDs, JDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to medical marijuana. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to medical marijuana issues.
- Involvement and Affiliations:
- Founder and President, Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), a non-profit research and educational organization, 1995
- Doctoral dissertation on the medical use of psychedelics and marijuana
- Masters thesis on the attitudes of oncologists regarding the medical use of marijuana
- PhD, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government
- MA, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government
- BA, New College of Florida
- MAPS provided grants to Dr. Donald Abrams, UCSF, for medical marijuana research
- MAPS provided grants to Dr. Ethan Russo, University of Montana, for medical marijuana research
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