Pharmacy-Medicines & Nutraceuticals

Consortium faculty include biomedical researchers in the Colleges of Pharmacy, Agriculture, Science, and Veterinary Medicine. The overall objective is to investigate the human health benefits of hemp and hemp products and the safe use of these products. Specific topics under investigation include the following:

  • Hemp-based drug discovery
  • Development of hemp-derived therapeutic agents
  • Safety of hemp-derived therapeutic agents
  • Hemp-drug interactions
  • Human metabolism and disposition of hemp compounds

Faculty

Richard van Breemen

Richard van Breemen

Professor
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty leader of the Pharmacy-Medicines & Nutraceuticals Research Consortium

Jung Kwon

Jung Kwon

Assistant Professor
Food Science & Technology