University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine Resident Physician Lecture

Posted by on Feb 24, 2016 in Nurturing Nurture | No Comments

Dr. Block will speak on “Facts VS Fiction Surrounding Medical Marijuana: Endocannabinoid Science’s Changing Perspectives”

Dr. Block reviews the Cannabis plant’s documented ethnobotanical co-evolution along with human beings.  In light of recent discoveries in the endocannabinoid sciences while under Federal prohibition, new bioethical considerations confronting its controversial contemporary use and abuse will be discussed.