The Center for Cannabis Policy, Research & Outreach
Washington State University's The Center for Cannabis Policy, Research, and Outreach (CCPRO).
Improving health and well being
WSU faculty conduct translational science related to the impact of cannabis on health, ranging from animal studies of the impact of cannabis on brain development, the impact of THC and CBD on pain, the impact of cannabis on mental health and stress, and the prevention of problematic cannabis use.
Public policy and safety
WSU faculty conduct research on roadside detection and work place safety and cannabis use, the impacts of de-criminalization on crime and the justice system, and federal and state cannabis policy.
WSU faculty conduct research on issues relevant to the cannabis industry, such as industry taxation and banking, economic impact, and cannabis work place issues.
WSU faculty conduct agricultural research on industrial hemp grown for CBD extract, textiles, food, and fiber in compliance with state and federal law. Key to product development and sales is a strong crop production and pest management practices optimized for industrial hemp grown in Washington state.
Center for the Study of Cannabis
University of California at Irvine's Center for the Study of Cannabis
The Center for the Study of Cannabis is a multi-disciplinary research center whose mission is to address the medical, legal and cultural challenges posed by cannabis legalization.