Bonni Goldstein, M.D., is the owner and medical director of Canna-Centers, a medical practice devoted to educating patients about the use of Cannabis for serious and chronic medical conditions. She is also medical advisor to Weedmaps.com, the first and largest global technology and media company in the Cannabis space.
In 2008, Dr. Goldstein developed an interest in the science of medical Cannabis after witnessing its beneficial effects in an ill friend. She has helped thousands of adults and children with chronic and serious medical conditions achieve a better quality of life with the use of Cannabis treatment.
Dr. Goldstein received her undergraduate education at Rutgers College, and earned her medical degree at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She completed both her internship and residency, serving as chief resident, at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Dr. Goldstein was a Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics at USC School of Medicine in Los Angeles, Emergency Transport Attending Physician at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, and Emergency Medicine Attending Physician in the Pediatric Emergency Department at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.
Dr. Goldstein has given numerous lectures to patient support programs, including the Cancer Support Community, Southern California Prosthetics, and Pediatric Epilepsy groups, as well as Cannabis industry events such as Patients Out of Time, CannMed 2016, Women Grow and the Emerald Cup.
Dr. Goldstein is on the Scientific Advisory Board of United in Compassion, a non-profit group in Australia devoted to educating physicians, politicians and patients about the benefits of Cannabis medicine and on the Scientific Advisory Board for United Patients Group, a non-profit group that educates patients and helps them navigate the ever-changing cannabis industry.
Dr. Goldstein is a member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians, International Association of Cannabinoid Medicines, and the International Cannabinoid Research Society.
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