Project CBD Sunday: Cannabis & Emotional Reactions in Veterans with PTSD
Thanks to our friends at Project CBD, we’re reposting this video from the 2015 National Medical Cannabis Unity Conference.
In this video, Dr. Sue Sisley discusses the applications of cannabis as an alternative to traditional therapies for PTSD. The video also features Jahan Marcu, Marcel Bonn Miller, and Dustin Sulak.
Dr. Sue Sisley MD is an Arizona-based physician practicing Internal Medicine & Psychiatry.
She works as Independent Medical Director for medical cannabis license holders in 17 different states from Hawaii to Florida to New Jersey.
Sue serves as President of Scottsdale Research Institute & Principal Investigator for the only FDA-approved randomized controlled trial in the world examining safety/efficacy of whole plant cannabis in combat veterans with severe post traumatic stress disorder PTSD.
Her other areas of current IRB-approved research include supervising studies evaluating cannabis for pain management, cannabis as substitution therapy for opioids, and also a safety study looking at cannabis edibles. Dr. Sisley also awarded Government grant as PI to build a robust nationwide medical cannabis patient registry.