Francesca Macaluso

“The ICR grant funding for my role in this project has provided me the opportunity to pursue dissertation work that has clear and immediate public health impact in the world of vaping and cannabis use, all while continuing to develop my analytical and environmental health research skillsets.“

Project: Health Effects of Heavy Metals in Cannabis Flower, […]

Elliott Yee, MD

“Working with Dr. Stewart on how cannabis can affect pain medication requirements after surgery is very exciting – can’t wait for the final results!”

Project: Comparison of Cannabinoids to Pain Medication for Surgical Outcomes with Patients Undergoing Abdominal Cancer Surgery

Cameron Carpizo, RN

“This has been my first research position. I am involved in the screening and enrollment portion of Dr. Stewart’s cannabis studies. It has been really interesting to learn from our oncology patients regarding their usage of cannabis. I look forward to hearing the results of the studies I am assisting with, to better understand how […]

Nathan Andersen, M.S., Ph.D. Student

“I am profoundly grateful for the ongoing opportunity to be involved with this project. With guidance from Dr. Lowry, I have been able to bring some small modicum of my own developing expertise into this incredibly important and vastly understudied area of research. It’s incredibly exciting to work on something that has the potential to […]