Igor Grant

Igor Grant

Department of Psychiatry Chair, University of California, San Diego

Dr. Grant directs the University of California, San Diego Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research, as well as the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program. He is the founding editor of the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society and founding co-editor of the journal AIDS and Behavior.

Dr. Grant will present a keynote address on how advances in neurobiology are fueling a new understanding of the potential therapeutic role of cannabis and various natural and synthetic cannabinoids. In addition to reviewing the evidence for therapeutic efficacy of cannabis with respect to specific conditions, such as neuropathic pain and muscle spasticity, he will discuss possible evolution of therapies.

To hear Dr. Grant at the Summit, be sure to register now.