A multidisciplinary program dedicated to the study and education of cannabis and cannabinoids.

Services Provided

CRI engages in research on cannabis and cannabinoids, educational initiatives for students and medical professionals, and outreach to inform the public of the potential therapeutic effects of the plant and risks associated with its use.

Who We Serve

Our work in cannabis and cannabinoid education targets a wide range of audiences including students of all levels, professionals in various disciplines, and community members.

Mission and Goals

UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative’s mission is to advance the understanding of the impact of cannabis and cannabinoids on the brain, body, and society through leading-edge research, education, and community engagement.