California Cannabis Research Medical Group (CCRMG)

Definition - What does California Cannabis Research Medical Group (CCRMG) mean?

The California Cannabis Research Medical Group (CCRMG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to informing and educating medical practitioners about the medical applications of cannabis. It was established by Tod Mikuriya, MD, so that physicians could share their data about using marijuana with patients.

The CCRMG formed the Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC) in 2004 in order to facilitate voluntary medical standards using physician-approved cannabis under California law. It publishes the newsletter O'Shaughnessy and maintains a digital archive.

Hydrolife explains California Cannabis Research Medical Group (CCRMG)

The California Cannabis Research Medical Group links patients and physicians to clinical trials using medical marijuana. It also publishes the results of these trials. The research is carried out at the Center for Cannabis Research in California, which is affiliated with the University of California, San Diego.

The California Cannabis Research Medical Group works to facilitate the approval and distribution of cannabis in a medical setting by educating and networking those who are interested and would benefit. It maintains an updated news section on its website highlighting current trials and findings in the medical community. It also provides legal advice and standards as well as job and volunteer opportunities.

The purpose of the work done by the California Cannabis Research Group and the Society of Cannabis Clinicians is to conduct trials to assess the safety and effectiveness of cannabis in different medical applications. Its focus is on high-quality medical studies, and to see how it can help patients with severe debilitating medical conditions. It conducts different studies and random medical trials adhering to quality standards.

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