FORA.tv Speaker - Rick Doblin

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Biography

Rick Doblin is the founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). He received his doctorate in Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, where he wrote his dissertation on the regulation of the medical uses of psychedelics and marijuana and his Master’s thesis on a survey of oncologists about smoked marijuana vs. the oral THC pill in nausea control for cancer patients. His undergraduate thesis at New College of Florida was a 25-year follow-up to the classic Good Friday Experiment, which evaluated the potential of psychedelic drugs to catalyze religious experiences. He also conducted a thirty-four year follow-up study to Timothy Leary’s Concord Prison Experiment.

4 Programs

MAPS 30th Anniversary Celebration

04.17.16 | 04:06:57 min | 0 comments

MAPS 30th Anniversary Banquet

04.17.16 | 01:21:35 min | 0 comments

Panel - Congress, CARERS, and Cannabis

03.28.15 | 01:14:56 min | 0 comments

Deepening the Understanding of Cannabis as a Medicine

04.06.14 | 01:03:23 min | 0 comments