Update on Augusta boy in marijuana drug study

The Augusta Chronicle and WRDW-TV News 12 spoke briefly to Valerie Weaver about her son Preston, the first child in Georgia participating in the clinical trial of cannibinoid oil for the treatment of intractable seizures, during his first follow-up appointment at Children’s Hospital of Georgia on Jan. 27.

Read The Augusta Chronicle story: Augusta boy doing well in marijuana oil drug study

Watch Ch. 12 story below.


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Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or mparrish@augusta.edu.

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