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With Jeff Chen (Dir., UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative), Boris Shcharansky (COO, Papa & Barkley), Alex Milligan (Founder/CMO, Nugg), Adrian Farquharson (CCO, Mary Magazine).
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 06:30 PM   $50
Galvanize, 303 Spring St
 
     
 
 
              

              
 
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THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF NUGG'S ONLINE DELIVERY MARKETPLACEIN NYC!
Nugg is the nation's largest online cannabismarketplace. Their platform provides quick, easy, & professional access to medical marijuana in California, & is now expanding their online delivery service into New York. NuggMD, the other arm of their business, is the nation's leading cannabis telemedicine platform that connects patients with certified healthcare providers for cannabis evaluations & recommendations. Nugg has served over 350,000 people in California & New York, & has ambitious plans to soon offer their services throughout the United States.

UNDERSTAND HOW CANNABIS INTERACTS WITH THE HUMAN BODY
There is a lot of subjective data circulating about the benefits (and the negatives) of how cannabis interacts with your body. If you want to truly understand how cannabis affects you-- join us on July 18th, 2018.
We have also curated a list of knowledgeable speakers to help you understand how cannabis truly works with your body.Our experts will address the endocannabinoid system, different types of cannabinoids, various delivery methods, & a technology platform that assists with end-to-end patient journey & education.





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LEADERS IN CANNABIS + THE BODY
We couldn't be more honored to have some of the most interesting & innovative leaders in cannabis sharing their stories at this event. Join us as they discuss their personal journeys into understanding how cannabis affects the human body.












































JEFF CHEN, M.D./ M.B.A.
Director at UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative / UCLA Health (CA)
Dr. Chen is a graduate of the specialized dual degree MD/MBA program at UCLA. He has spent the past four years working at the intersection of academia, industry, nonprofit sector & government to accelerate cannabis research. Jeff has been invited to speak on the topic of cannabis policy, science, & business at institutions ranging from the RAND Corporation to the UCLA Center for East West Medicine to Senator Feinstein's Office. Dr. Chen was the Founder & Director of the UCLA Cannabinoid Affinity Group, comprised of over 40 multidisciplinary UCLA faculty. Dr. Chen is a David Geffen Fellow, UCLA Wolfen Entrepreneurial Award Recipient, U.S. patent holder, & a published author in cancer research. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University.
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BORIS SHCHARANSKY
Chief Operating Officer / Papa & Barkley (CA)
Since 2012, Boris has been working toward his mission of unlocking the potential of cannabis to improve people's lives. As Chief Operating Officer of Papa & Barkley, Boris is responsible for business development, managing sales, supplier relations & day-to-day operations. Previously, his accomplishments include the founding of the Iowa Hemp Association & Heartland Hemp Company in Iowa, where he worked with the families of children with epilepsy in order to source domestically grown CBD products.
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ALEX MILLIGAN
Co-Founder,Chief Marketing Officer /Nugg (CA)
Alex Milligan is the CMO & co-founder of Nugg & NuggMD, which has provided over 350,000 individuals with safe & reliable access to adult & medical cannabis in California & New York. He & his co-founders, Kam Babazade & Collin Mann, started Nugg in 2015 while still attending the University of Southern California. Alex is a strong advocate for scientific research into cannabis & spends his time thinking about how to accelerate the adoption of cannabis on a global scale. He's also a sucker for walks down Venice beach & a hot cup of tea (at any time of day).
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EVENT SCHEDULE & PROGRAM
6:30PM - DoorsOpen6:30PM to 7:00PM - Reception & Networking7:00PM - Dr. Jeff Chen - UCLA Health7:40PM - Boris Shcharansky - Papp & Barkley8:15PM - Alex Milligan - Nugg
HAVE A QUESTION FOR A SPEAKER?
Q&A will happen after each speaker.Questions will be answered via Twitter.Please use the hashtag#ONTHEREVELto post your question.
Yes, of course, there will be giveaways!









 
 
 
 
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