New Center Advances Medical Cannabis Science, Education
The University of Mississippi is home to a new center that will prioritize resources toward patient and public safety on the medicinal use of cannabis.
The National Center for Cannabis Research and Education will foster and conduct scientific research, data analysis, education and training on the health effects of cannabis. NCCRE researchers and leaders will aid in policymaking and outreach as state programs emerge.
Pharmacy, the new center’s foundation will build on the school’s long-standing history of cannabis research.Based within the School of
Third-year student pharmacist Eric Pham is taking full advantage of everything pharmacy school offers. He did a summer internship at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, is active with PediaRebs, and now Pham is serving as a regional liaison with Phi Lambda Sigma, a pharmacy leadership society. Learn more about Pham and his new role in this Stellar Student Q&A.