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Workshop on Prospects for Cannabinoid Drug Development

February 23-24, 1998
National Academy of Sciences Building
Washington, D.C.

AGENDA

Monday, February 23,1998

1:30 p.m.  Introduction
Constance Pechura, IOM Division Director, Neuroscience and Behavioral Health

2:00 p.m.  Public Input Session, 5 minutes per person
Moderator: John A. Benson, Jr., IOM Study Investigator, Oregon Health Sciences University

5:30 p.m.  ADJOURN

Tuesday, February 24,1998

8:30 a.m.  Introduction Constance Pechura, IOM Division Director Neuroscience and Behavioral Health

Moderator: Stanley J. Watson, Jr., IOM Study Investigator, University of Michigan

OVERVIEWS OF PRECEDING WORKSHOPS

8:45 a.m.  Acute and Chronic Effects of Marijuana
Billy R. Martin, Medical College of Virginia

9:25 a.m.  Perspectives on the Medical Use of Marijuana
Eric B. Larson, University of Washington Medical School

9:55 a.m.  The Neurobiology of Cannabinoid Dependence
George F. Koob, Scripps Research Institute

10:25 a.m. BREAK



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