In four years, the International Cannabinoid Research Society will hold the International Symposium on the Cannabinoids in Jerusalem as guests of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
The ICRS is the oldest scientific society dedicated to the research in the cannabis plant, cannabinoids and their physiological and biochemical targets. The ICRS, which meets annually, has nearly 400 members from all over the world.
Hundreds of participants from Israel and around the world will participate in the conference at the Jerusalem International Convention Center, in cooperation with the Jerusalem Conventions and Visitors Bureau, which operates under the Jerusalem Development Authority.
The event will be hosted by the university’s Multidisciplinary Center on Cannabinoid Research, the country’s leading center for conducting and coordinating research on cannabinoids, endocannabinoids and medical cannabis.
Over the last 50 years, HU research has spearheaded a new scientific era of cannabis research, thanks to Prof. Raphael Mechoulam, a HU researcher widely regarded as “the