On Jan. 30, UC Davis professors Cameron Carter and Li Tian were tapped to co-direct the school’s Cannabis Research Center, formed last year. Carter and Tian’s gig will be providing “strategic academic leadership” for the one-of-a-kind center’s cannabis and hemp related research.
This is to happen across UCD’s Davis and Sacramento campuses.
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- The two are tasked with developing mechanisms to move forward interdisciplinary collaborations, build partnerships outside the university setting and develop compliance initiatives.
- The research center’s stated mission is to “provide insight, based on cutting-edge research across multiple disciplines, to advance knowledge about production, environmental and health impacts, testing, applications for use, and public policy for cannabis and hemp.”
- Green Market Report reads Harborside owner and upcoming Weedys judge Steve DeAngelo’s book The Cannabis Manifesto: A New Paradigm for Wellness.