Ethan Russo, MD, is a board-certified neurologist who has been doing research related to cannabinoids for many years. He was the Medical Director of a biotechnology company researching and developing innovative approaches targeting the human endocannabinoid system and then Senior Medical Advisor to another company researching the use of cannabinoids for cancer pain and intractable epilepsy.
Dr. Russo is a former president of the International Cannabinoid Research Society and former Chairman of the International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines.
He has written or edited seven books, many book chapters, and more than fifty scientific articles. His publications have focused mainly on cannabis and medicinal herbs.
He has lectured about these topics all over the world.
Dr. Russo is currently the Director of Research and Development at the International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute in Prague, Czech Republic.
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