A New Look at Old and Not So Old Drugs: A 2017 Update on Marijuana Research

Moderated by Robert DuPont, M.D.

With Marijuana in the news–both with state-level legalization efforts and research on its effects on the body and brain–four renowned international researchers provide updates on these issues.

Bertha Madras, Ph.D.

Professor, Harvard Medical School & former Deputy Director for Demand Reduction, ONDCP, Marijuana’s Risks for the Adolescent Brain and Development

Arpana Agrawal, Ph.D.

Psychiatric Genetics Consortium & Associate Professor, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Marijuana Exposure in Young People Increases Risks of Schizophrenia, Depression, & Anhedonia

Adriaan Bruijnzeel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor UFBI, Original Brain Studies Prove Second Hand Marijuana, like Tobacco Smoke, is Addicting

Robert DuPont, M.D.

Founding Director, NIDA and former Drug Czar, Second Hand Effects of Marijuana Smoke in Life