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THE USE OF CANNABIS
Report of a WHO Scientific Group
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WHO SCIENTIFIC GROUP ON THE USE OF CANNABIS
Geneva, 8-14 December 1970
Dr T. Asuni, Medical Superintendent, Neuro-psychiatric Centre, Aro Hospital, Abeokuta, Nigeria
Dr J. Booij, Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmacopsychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Free University, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dr H. Isbell, Professor of Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Ky., USA (Chairman)
Mr R.E. Popham, Head, Research Division, Addiction Research Foundation, Toronto, Ont., Canada (Rapporteur)
Dr N.H. Rathod, Consultant Psychiatrist, Horsham and Crawley Psychiatric
Service, St Christopher's Day Hospital, Horsham, Sussex, England
Dr J. Ribeiro do Valle, Professor of Pharmacology, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Dr M.I. Soueif, Professor of Psychology and Chairman, Psychology Department, Faculty of Arts, University of Cairo, Egypt (Vice-Chairman)
Dr N.N. Wig, Professor of Psychiatry, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Educa-tion and Research, Chandigarh, India
Dr D.C. Cameron, Chief Medical Officer, Drug Dependence, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland (Secretary)
Dr V. Fattorusso, Director, Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Dr W.H. McGlothlin, Research Psychologist, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., USA (Consultant)