Interview with Jeffrey Chen, MD and Raphael Mechoulan, PhD on Endocannabinoids


This video, Jeffrey Chen, MD, the Director of the UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative, is the best explanation endocannabinoidof the mechanisms and action potential of endocannabinoids in the human body. This is followed by and interview with Raphael Mechoulan, PhD, professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Mechoulan reviews his research and what he believes the future holds for clinical use for pain, anxiety, depression and neurological disorders.

The interview, with James Maskell, founder of Functional Forum, is an excellent primer to better understand the differences between medical cannabis and cannabidiol and the clinical applications of both (see the image on the right).

We encourage you to set aside an hour to listen to this video from start to finish.