Autism: Perspectives, Passion and Progress


Friday, May 31


3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

Moderated By:

Kevin Murray, Board Member, Autism Speaks


Dr. Eric Hollander MD, Director of the Autism and Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Program, Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Dr. David Cooper PhD, MD, President & CEO, PhytoMedical Solutions

Hear from experts in the Autism community as they discuss how CBD and THC interacts with the body’s receptors, CB1, CB2, GPR 55 and why it matters. Learn the latest progress about access to information and material before and after the Farm Bill and what may be the potential under the States Act from a research perspective. You’ll hear from a patient/consumer perspective about access to wellness and pharma products for now and in the future. Other issues addressed will be the future of regulatory standards and how the supply chain (genetics, cultivators, processors et al) is organizing to meet demand in the U.S. and internationally.