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Discussion around the impact of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on behavioral and cognitive assessments in adults compared to adolescents

Please join us for a conversation about a study published in 2022 in the journal American College of Neuropsychopharmacology entitled: “Adolescents are more sensitive than adults to acute behavioral and cognitive effects of THC”, in which Dr. Murray, Dr. Moore and Dr. Sitbon discuss the differences in intoxication levels and cognitive impairments following THC use in adults vs adolescents.


Author Yoel H. Sitbon

Yoel is a Medical Writer in the Medical Content division at Csequence. His scientific expertise is in Neuroscience (neural mechanisms behind drug addiction) and Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology (molecular mechanisms behind mutations induced cardiovascular diseases). Yoel has over five years of scientific writing experience as evidenced by 8 peer-reviewed publications in scientific journals. He is an effective oral communicator having presented his PhD thesis work at many biomedical conferences nationally. He also has strong mentorship and leadership experience. Yoel has a B.S in Neuroscience at the University of California, Los Angeles and a Ph.D. in Molecular & Cellular Pharmacology at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.

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