Medical leaders researching epilepsy will present the most recent findings of CBDs during a one-day lecture entitled “Cannabinoids for the Treatment of Epilepsy” on Friday, June 26 at NYU’s Langone Medical Center. NYU School of Medicine Professor of Neurology Orrin


Devinsky, M.D. and Daniel Friedman, M.D., assistant professor of neurology, will present their findings on the latest clinical science on cannabinoids, including cannabidiol (CBD), the nonpsychoactive component of cannabis, and medical marijuana in the treatmet


of epilepsy. This one-day course is an important step for CBD research as clinicians and researchers need to understand the neurobiology of cannabinoid agents. To find out more about the conference, visit www.med.nyu.edu/cme/epilepsy.