Cannabidiol: Phytochemistry, Pharmacology and Regulatory Perspectives

2021 Annual Conference

November 13, 2021  11:30am – 1:00pm

Description

Presenter: Larry Walker, Ph.D.; Director Emeritus, National Center for Natural Products Research, University of MS School of Pharmacy; Senior Associate Director for Strategic Partnerships, Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences; Research Professor Emeritus, Pharmacology, University of MS School of Pharmacy; Senior Scientist, ElSohly Laboratories, Inc., Oxford, MS

 

Objectives:

  • Understand Cannabis phytochemistry in relation to products on the legal and illicit markets.
  • Describe known pharmacological mechanisms of CBD action, and how they may relate to beneficial or adverse effects.
  • Interpret available clinical findings and regulatory status information to counsel patients about potential benefits and concerns on using CBD-containing products.
  • Apply knowledge of CBD’s potential drug-drug interactions to commonly prescribed drugs.

 

** Zoom link and/or dial-in information will be emailed to the registered email address prior to the scheduled presentation. **