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1 American Association of Poison Control Centers: Synthetic Marijuana
Link: http://www.aapcc.org/alerts/synthetic-marijuana/
Description: Page about the dangers of synthetic marijuana, with data related to poison control center calls about the substances and a link to their position paper on restrictions of synthetic marijuana in the U.S.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
2 California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM): Evidence-Based Marijuana Info
Link: http://www.csam-asam.org/evidence-based-marijuana-info-0
Description: A collection of reports, recommendations, and scientific resources for the public related to medical and recreational marijuana use, with a focus on use in California.
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
3 Center for Drug Addiction Research
Link: http://www.washington.edu/research/centers/159
Description: University of Washington, Seattle. Multidisciplinary group that brings together investigators studying various actions of drugs of abuse (opiates, cocaine, amphetamine, cannabis, MDMA). Director: Charles Chavkin, PhD. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Cocaine | Amphetamines | Marijuana | Ecstasy | Heroin
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
4 Center for Medical Cannabis Education & Research (CMCER)
Link: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/emerging-health-professions/cmcer.html
Description: The mission at the Center for Medical Cannabis Education & Research (CMCER) is o advance the scientific basis, collaborative research efforts, and educational opportunities associated with the clinical use of cannabis-derived therapies, while also influencing social innovation and patient experience. Academic and scientific leadership will be provided by a multidisciplinary Steering Committee comprised of leading national and international experts in the field of medical cannabis. Located in the Institute of Emerging Health Professions at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
5 Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research (CMCR)
Link: http://www.cmcr.ucsd.edu
Description: University of California, San Diego. Includes the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) comprehensive review of the scientific evidence on the potential health benefits and risks of smoking marijuana.
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
6 Center for the Study of Cannabis and Social Policy (CASP)
Link: http://cannabisandsocialpolicy.org/
Description: CAPS is a nonprofit research-action think tank with professional and social networks that cross political, cultural, and economic lines in Washington State, across the nation, and internationally. The Center for the Study of Cannabis and Social Policy will produce, review, and disseminate objective research and opinions about the relationship between Legal Cannabis Policy and other forms of Social Policy including but not limited to Medical Cannabis Policy, Environmental Policy, Agricultural Policy, Public Health Policy, Policing, Foreign Policy, and Economic Policy.
Subjects: Marijuana | Washington state
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
7 Humboldt Institute for Interdisciplinary Marijuana Research (HIIMR)
Link: http://www.humboldt.edu/hiimr/
Description: HIIMR seeks to improve the economic, social, physical, and environmental health of individuals and communities through the interdisciplinary scientific study of marijuana. Members of HIIMR will: Design, conduct, analyze, and disseminate research; Provide applied expertise to policy makers, researchers, health professionals, businesses, and the media; and Archive and provide access to source materials (raw data, media). Co-directors: Erick Eschker, Professor of Economics; Josh Meisel, Associate Professor of Sociology.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
8 Innovative Programs Research Group (IPRG)
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/iprg
Description: University of Washington School of Social Work, Seattle. Projects assess the effectiveness of innovative means for reducing barriers to the delivery of effective social and mental health services; focus on marijuana use and HIV/AIDS risk behaviors. Director: Roger A. Roffman. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Marijuana | HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
9 International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS)
Link: http://cannabinoidsociety.org/
Description: An international scientific association with over 200 members conducting research in all fields relating to research on cannabinoids, from receptor studies and medicinal chemistry to treatment and prevention of marijuana abuse. The purposes of the ICRS are to: foster research, hold scientific meetings, present and discuss research developments in the field and serve as a resource of reliable information concerning cannabis and the cannabinoids.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
10 Learn About Marijuana Washington
Link: http://LearnAboutMarijuanaWA.org
Description: This website provides current and science-based information about marijuana for the general public, especially in Washington State.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Information Resources | Washington State
11 Marijuana Resource Center
Link: http://www.whitehouse.gov/ondcp/marijuanainfo
Description: This Web-based resource center from the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) provides the general public, community leaders, and other interested people with the facts, knowledge, and tools to better understand and address marijuana in their communities. This resource center will be regularly updated and expanded to address emerging issues, research, and prevention tools, and highlight successful local efforts to reduce marijuana use.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Information Resources
12 Mayo Clinic: Marijuana (Cannabis sativa)
Link: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/marijuana/NS_patient-marijuana
Description: Large section on marijuana includes information about dosing, safety, methodology, and the research evidence supporting the use of medical marijuana for various conditions.
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
13 Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
Link: http://www.maps.org
Description: Sarasota, FL. Membership-based research and education association. Studies risks and benefits of therapeutic, spiritual, and creative uses of psychedelic drugs and marijuana.
Subjects: Hallucinogens | Marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
14 National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre (Australia)
Link: http://ncpic.org.au/
Description: Located within the Australian National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC), the Centre will educate the community about the harms associated with cannabis use and provide information and training for health professionals on the delivery of evidence-based interventions. Jan Copeland, director.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
15 National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, (NORML).
Link: http://www.norml.org/
Description: NORML's mission is to move public opinion sufficiently to achieve the repeal of marijuana prohibition so that the responsible use of cannabis by adults is no longer subject to penalty.
Subjects: Legalization debate | Marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
16 NIDA InfoFacts: Science-Based Facts on Drug Abuse and Addiction
17 Project CBD
Link: http://www.projectcbd.org/
Description: Project CBD is a non-profit educational service dedicated to promoting and publicizing research into the medical utility of cannabidiol (CBD) and other components of the cannabis plant. Director: Martin A. Lee, investigative reporter and co-founder of the media watchgroup Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR).
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
18 Substance Treatment and Research Service (STARS)
Link: http://stars.columbia.edu/
Description: New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. Provides treatment of alcohol, cocaine, heroin, and marijuana addiction to communities in the Metropolitan New York area. Treatment is confidential and costs nothing.
Subjects: Cocaine | Marijuana | Heroin
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
19 Washington State Department of Health: Medical Marijuana (Cannabis)
Link: http://www.doh.wa.gov/PublicHealthandHealthcareProviders/HealthcareProfessionsandFacilities/MedicalMarijuanaCannabis.aspx
Description: Information for public health and health care providers on medical and recreational marijuana in Washington state. Includes an FAQ for providers with information about legal requirements for recommending marijuana to patients.
Subjects: Medical marijuana | Marijuana
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Washington State
20 Washington State Liquor Control Board: I-502 Implementation
Link: http://liq.wa.gov/marijuana/I-502
Description: Information about the implementation of I-502, legalizing recreational use of marijuana. Includes timeline, proposed and finalized rules, information on retail store locations, and fact sheets.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Washington State