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Dr. Jeffrey Hergenrather is a cannabis consultation physician who practices in Northern California. He is also President of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians, Vice President of the American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine (AACM), and a member of the International Cannabinoid Research Society.

Formerly, Dr. Hergenrather worked as a family practitioner. He received his MD from Brown University in 1975 and believes that cannabis is an alternative/complementary medicine with trivial negative impacts.


Society of Cannabis Clinicians
Founded in 2004, the Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC) is a group of physicians and allied professionals dedicated to conducting quality medical cannabis research, to ensuring the safety and confidentiality of all research subjects, and to maintaining the highest quality of standards and risk management. They provide high quality cannabis education to clinicians, caretakers, and patients. The Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC) was formed as a project of the California Cannabis Research Medical Group (CCRMG). Clinician members agree to voluntary practice standards for recommending and approving cannabis for patients under state medical laws.

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March 03, 2015

Physician Profile: Dr. Jeffrey Hergenrather
The cannabis extract movement has largely been pioneered by those not in the medical profession. This is mainly due to the Schedule I placement of cannabis, which restricts research and limits the ability of doctors to provide meaningful guidance. Thankfully, some physicians have found a way to directly treat patients and become cannabis specialists. Dr. Jeffrey Hergenrather’s Background Dr. Jeffrey Hergenrather is easily one of the most important cannabis physicians working today. He was recently named Medical Professional of the Year in the Americans for Safe Access’ 2015 Excellence Awards. He is also the President of the …
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December 20, 2013

RECAP: The Emerald Cup Celebrates Ten Years Of Growth In Northern California
SANTA ROSA, CA — Cannabis enthusiasts from all walks of life gathered at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds this past weekend to celebrate a successful harvest, while exchanging knowledge with friends new and old. Uprooting from its traditional location in the “Emerald Triangle,” the epicenter of California cannabis, The Emerald Cup migrated to Santa Rosa in 2013. Founded by Tim Blake ten years ago, The Emerald Cup is the longest running outdoor organic growing competition in the world. The flagship event was held in Laytonville, CA and drew just 23 …

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