Real Pharaceutical Cannabis Medicine
“The results of using cannabis with my patients and bringing to bear the latest research with traditional medical treatment has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my professional life.” Dr.Moskowitz.
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. February 24, 2018
Michael Moskowitz, MD, MPH and Randy Perretta of Anandamedicine, Bill Heriot of Liposome Formulations Inc, George Bianchini of Medi-Cone and Leonard Leinow of Synergy Wellness have joined to form the Medical Cannabis Research Consortium of Marin (MCRCM). These five long-term Marin County residents are making Marin County the national research center for vertically integrated medical cannabis research, maintaining California’s innovative leadership in establishing, maintaining and evolving medical cannabis as an effective, patient-centered treatment. Dr. Moskowitz stated, “We found each other through the research each of us has been doing with medical cannabis. We are researching it from seed to symptom.”
Dr. Moskowitz, the author of Medical Cannabis: A Guide for Patients, Practitioners and Caregivers is a Pain Medicine and Psychiatric practitioner. He wrote this book to bring together the most current research on medical cannabis with this rapidly developing, patient-led treatment. He learned that there was excellent pharmacological science, but scant clinical research or medical guidance. “Great preliminary work had been done. Now we have a plant with so many independent and synergistic pharmacological effects, but only minimal clinical research or mainstream medical involvement.” He has lectured across the country on medical cannabis and has integrated treatment with it deeply into his pain treatment practice. “The results of using cannabis with my patients and bringing to bear the latest research with traditional medical treatment has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my professional life.” Dr. Moskowitz has been conducting a prospective clinical case series for the last two and one