ISSUP Forum

Webinar: CBD – The Emerging Science and Potential Health Implications

October 17, 2019 (12:00 PM Eastern, Washington, DC time)

To register, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cbd-the-emerging-science-and-potential-health-implications-tickets-71652435363

The Food Forum of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine is hosting a 1-hour a webinar titled “CBD – The Emerging Science and Potential Health Implications” that will explore the current and emerging scientific knowledge on and the potential health implications related to cannabidiol (CBD), with a focus on hemp-derived and related products, as a dietary supplement. Speakers will address the challenges to defining CBD, the foundational principles associated with CBD, and specific issues pertaining to cannabinoids in the food supply.

The guest speakers for this free event are:

• Renée Johnson, M.S., Congressional Research Service
• Roger Clemens, Dr.P.H., University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
• Daniele Piomelli, Ph.D., Center for the Study of Cannabis, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California, Irvine

Agenda

Welcome and Introduction
Renée Johnson, M.S., Congressional Research Service

Understanding Foundational Principles Associated with CBD
Roger Clemens, Dr.P.H., University of Southern California School of Pharmacy

An Introduction to Cannabis and the Cannabinoids
Daniele Piomelli, Ph.D., Center for the Study of Cannabis, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California, Irvine

Q&A