• RIIC

Medical Cannabis: From Weed to Molecules and Drug Development Le


DATE: Wednesday, March 27, 2019

TIME: 12:00 - 1:00 pm

LOCATION: University of Rhode Island

The lecture will be given by:

Prof. Hinanit Koltai, PhD, a Senior Research Scientist at the

Agricultural Research Organization, (ARO)

Volcani Center, Israel.

Opening remarks will be given by Professor Clinton Chichester of the URI College of Pharmacy and Avi Nevel, President & CEO of The Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC).

The event charge is $15 and is free for URI faculty, students, and members of the Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC). Both options require prior registration. Click link to purchase ticket, Click here for free registration.


The public attentiveness for medical use of marijuana, Cannabis Sativa, is fast growing. Especially now, as we witness a dramatic rise in the interest of scientists, clinicians, politicians and regulatory agencies as well as the media, it is highly important for the scientific community to judiciously study the possible beneficial use of this plant. Come and hear Professor Koltai, whose research is focused on cannabis for medical use. She and her team at the Agricultural Research Organization, (ARO) Volcani Center, Israel have established a scientific basis for the development of new cannabis-based medical drugs.


The event charge is $15 and is free for URI faculty, students, and members of the Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC), both options require prior registration. Click link to purchase ticket, Click here for free registration.

Pdf flyer for the event

Sponsors

#Israel #RIIC #RhodeIslandIsraelCollaborativeRIIC #CollegeofPharmacy #Medicalcannabis #HinanitKoltai #Chichester #AviNevel

© 2017 The Rhode Island Israel Collaborative

  • Facebook - Black Circle
  • LinkedIn - Black Circle
  • Twitter - Black Circle
  • Google+ - Black Circle

27 Dryden Lane Providence, RI  02904 

Tel: 401. 626. 4425

Email:  info@theriic.org