Schizophrenia is considered a debilitating neurodevelopmental psychiatric disorder and its pharmacotherapy remains problematic without recent major advances. The development of interventions able to prevent the emergence of schizophrenia..view more
ABOUT Dr. Hepburn
Doctor David Hepburn
Dr. David Hepburn, MD is Canada’s foremost medical cannabis educator of physicians and the scientific and lay communities. He is a member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC), International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM), the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids (CCIC) and Physicians for Medical Cannabis (PMC).
Dr. Hepburn is an award winning syndicated columnist to more than 100 newspapers across the United States and Canada. He is a recipient of the prestigious Canadian Community Newspaper Association columnist of the year award as well as the Arizona Newspaper Association columnist of the year.
He was the cohost of the Oprah Winfrey Network show Buyologic
Cohost of the popular nationally syndicated radio program "Wisequacks" heard weekly across Canada.
He is the author of "The Doctor Is In(sane)" which was nominated for several book awards.
Dr. David Frederick Hepburn was a Canadian naval surgeon in the Persian Gulf War in 1991. Served as the doctor for the Canadian Armed Forces’ West Coast fleet for three years. Instructor NBCW (nuclear, biological, chemical warfare) medical treatment.Doctor to the 1996 Olympic Games and marched into Olympic stadium in Atlanta. Medical Director of the 1994 Commonwealth Games in gymnastics. Former team doctor to national rugby teams as well as junior and professional.
Medical Marijuana and its relevance in today’s world - Dr. David Hepburn
Dr. David Hepburn will be the keynote speaker with the topic medical marijuana and its relevance in today’s world.Read More
CANNABIS MEETS HEALTHCARE – Dr.David Hepburn
Dr. David Hepburn will be giving a conference the Saturday, September 8, 2018 within the inaugural one-day forum “Cannabis Meets Healthcare”.Read More
Dr. David Hepbur “Medical Cannabis Hits and Myths”
On June 13th Dr. Hepburn will be at Heritage Park in Stony Plain to speak about Cannabis and its:
• Effects on the developing brain.
• General information about the legalization of cannabis
Study: The trial aims to study the effectiveness of cannabidivarin (CBDV) on irritability and repetitive behaviors in children with ASD.
Raising a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be an overwhelming experience for parents and have far-reaching effects on the entire family.view more
Objective:-To further define the relationship between tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), specifically how THC use associates with the frequency of LUTS in young community-dwelling men in the United States.view more
Previous studies showed reduction of brain cannabinoid CB1 receptors in adults with cannabis and alcohol use disorders. Preclinical data suggest that these receptors also contribute to nicotine reward and dependence.view more