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Jan 29, 2020

Wilson Compton, MD, is deputy director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, an agency of the National Institutes of Health. NIDA supports most of the world’s research on the health aspects of drug abuse and addiction. Dr. Compton works with the director to provide scientific leadership of NIDA’s research portfolio.

Key Points

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  • Healthy BCD Study=infants, toddlers
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  • Can we learn anything from Canada?
  • What about edibles?
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