Christian Shaw MD, PhD

Christian Shaw is a physician and neuroscientist specializing in the clinical practice of addiction, occupational and preventive medicine. His multinational medical and scientific training has provided him exposure to health systems around the globe, including Canada, England, and South Africa. He is certified by the American Board of Preventive Medicine in Public Health and General Preventive Medicine and subspecialty board certified in Addiction Medicine. Dr. Shaw serves as the consulting medical director for drug and alcohol treatment centers in Arizona, New Mexico, and Indiana, as well as a corporate physician consultant within the energy industry. Dr. Shaw initially became interested in cannabidiol during his specialty training and has been following the scientific literature since that time.  More recently, Dr. Shaw has focused his efforts on patient-based clinical research to evaluate the use of high dose cannabidiol treatment for various medical conditions, including addiction, anxiety, autoimmune disease, cancer, pain, and sleep disorders. Based on the success of this research, he co-founded the cannabinoid therapeutics company REBEL MD, with the mission of developing pharmaceutical-grade treatment options for clinical endocannabinoid deficiency. Board Certification in Public Health and Preventative Medicine Subspecialty Board Certification in Addiction Medicine Certification in Integrative Medicine PhD in Neurological Sciences

TBR 144 | Cannabis Laws and Rates of Self-Harm | Gina Dubbe & Dr. Leslie Apgar, Daniel Betts

TBR 144 | Evaluation of State Cannabis Laws and Rates of Self-Harm and Assault | Gina Dubbe & Dr. Leslie Apgar, Daniel Betts

TBR 143 | No Hallucination: Psychedelics could be next cannabis-like boom | Amy Chin & Rene Serafini

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Amy Chin & Rene Serafini. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits and Christian Shaw, MD, PhD as we discuss No hallucination: Psychedelics could be next cannabis-like boom. Amy Chin is the Founder of Calm Better Days. As a sufferer of anxiety and postpartum depression, she found great relief with CBD. Incorporating CBD into her routine,

142 | Cannabis Has Little Impact on Long-Term Cognitive Abilities | Dr. Ted Emanuel & Charles Vest

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Dr. Ted Emanuel & Charles Vest. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss Study: Cannabis Use Has Little Impact on Long-Term Cognitive Abilities. Co-located in Jamaica and the U.S. is world renowned Naturopathic Physician Ted Emanuel (“Dr. Ted”), whose passion is in promoting physical, mental, emotional,

TBR 140 | 4 More States Could Still Legalize Marijuana This Year | Nick Warrender & Nathaniel Gurien

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Nick Warrender & Nathaniel Gurien. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, Jessica Chandler & Denise Mahaffey and as we discuss Four More States Could Still Legalize Marijuana This Year After New Mexico, New York And Virginia. Nicholas Warrender started Lifted Made with just $900 out of his parent’s warehouse manufacturing and distributing premium

TBR 139 | Cannabidiol in the Management of Acute Opioid Withdrawal | Lisa Tollner & Ari Raptis

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Lisa Tollner & Ari Raptis. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss Case Report: Cannabidiol in the Management of Acute Opioid Withdrawal. Lisa Tollner, Sensi Signature Products Co-Founder and CMO • 30+ years in global branding and new product development • Fortune 500 marketing expertise •

TBR 138 | Q&A: What’s in the NY Marijuana Deal? | Becca Williams RDN, CCN & Elana Cohen

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Becca Williams RDN, CCN, and Elana Cohen. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss Q&A: What’s in the Marijuana Deal? Becca Williams RDN CCN, Cannabis-assisted emotional recovery. Becca Williams blends Western Medicine with Eastern traditions to help people heal from emotional trauma. A board member of

TBR 137 | Women Increasingly Turn to CBD, With or Without Doc’s Blessing | Daniel Hayden, PhD

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Daniel Hayden. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss Women Increasingly Turn to CBD, With or Without Doc’s Blessing. Daniel Maida Hayden, Ph.D. received his B.S. in Biotechnology from Rochester Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. in Plant Molecular Physiology from the University of Hawaii at

TBR 136 | Medical Marijuana Is Not Regulated as Most Medicines Are | CBD Chef Mary, The Open Dør

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by CBD Chef Mary, Kathryn Blackwell & Chelsea Mulligan. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss Medical Marijuana Is Not Regulated as Most Medicines Are. Although she has a Culinary Degree from LeCordonBleu Mary’s passion for cooking began long ago in the kitchen cooking beside her grandmother

TBR 135 | This Drug Gets You High, Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country | Matt Carr & Shayda Torabi

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Matt Carr & Shayda Torabi. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss This Drug Gets You High, and Is Legal (Maybe) Across the Country. Matt Carr has several years’ experience in the cannabis industry. He is a successful entrepreneur and consultant. Matt is currently the CEO

TBR 134 | How long will THC remain in your system? | Shelby Stanley and Brian Holler

On this week’s episode of The Budding Report, we are joined by Shelby Stanley and Brian Holler. The guests join our hosts Charles Horton, Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri as we discuss How long will THC remain in your system? Debate continues as more states legalize recreational pot. Shelby Stanley has a commitment to doing anything she can to help growers, producers, retailers, distribution, and any