FDA Regulatory Roles Concerning Cannabis and New Drug Research

Time: 8:30 am
day: Day One


  • The presentation will discuss FDA regulatory roles for cannabis under both the
    Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act and the Controlled Substances Act
  • Under FDCA, FDA provides regulatory oversight, and scientific and regulatory
    support, for research conducted under an IND investigating potential therapeutic
    uses of cannabis
  • Under the CSA, FDA assists DEA with review and DEA registration of protocols
    involving Schedule I drugs and considers appropriate drug scheduling for
    cannabis-related substances