AAO Session Will Address Therapeutic Use of Marijuana

Session to cover benefits and perils.

During the American Academy of Optometry’s 2014 plenary session, three speakers will discuss “The science of cannabinoids: medical perils and benefits.” Participants will include Prakash Nagarkatti, PhD, vice president for research at the University of South Carolina; Staci Gruber, PhD, director of the Cognitive and Clinical Neuroimaging Core at McLean Hospital in Boston; and Allan J. Flach, MD, PharmD, professor of ophthalmology at the University of California in San Francisco. For more information, go to www.aaopt.org.

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