Dedi Meiri on Medical Cannabis
October 23 @ 7:30 pm
David Meiri PhD is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Biology at the Technion and a member of the Technion Integrated Cancer Center where he heads the “Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Cannabinoid Research’’, one of the world’s largest cannabinoid research labs. His work investigates the therapeutic potential of phytocannabinoids, with focus on the antitumor effects of cannabinoids. He founded the pioneering “Cannabis Database Project” and his lab is currently involved in eight clinical trials covering diverse aspects of cannabis treatment such as colon disease, pain prevention, cancer treatment and epilepsy.