Cannabis Recalls: Lead found in Cartridges

Special thanks to our student volunteer, Luc Robichaud for writing this article. Patients using cannabis vaporizer cartridges may be inhaling more than just cannabis oil according to new heavy metal tests of these devices that are now required by law in California....
Concentration 2019 – Terpenes & Testing

Concentration 2019 – Terpenes & Testing

I went to Concentration 2019 (a.k.a. the Terpene and Testing Conference) that occurred at the end of May 2019 in Pala Resort, CA. It was an excellent conference overall and I met many amazing people and companies at the forefront of the US cannabis industry. In this...
HIPAA: Do Privacy Protections Exist in Dispensaries?

HIPAA: Do Privacy Protections Exist in Dispensaries?

HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act While this law may sound like it only applies to health insurance, you may be surprised it can apply to any transference of medical information. In medical dispensaries, we ask our patients intimate details...
Review Article: Cannabis in Opioid Use Disorder

Review Article: Cannabis in Opioid Use Disorder

Check out this review of our #3 Journal Club with student, Jyness Williams. Stay on the lookout for the audio recording of Journal Club #3: Cannabis in Opioid Use Disorder with  Beth Wiese and Adrianne Wilson-Poe. The opioid epidemic has grown by an...
Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) 2019

Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) 2019

January 23-34, 2019 in Portland, Oregon CCC 2019 was an eclectic melting pot of industry leaders, movers, and shakers. Topics ranged from marketing strategies to solutions for navigating the choppy legal waters following the FARM bill. Our members, Melani Kane and...