Medical cannabis academic shares excitement of meeting Home Secretary Sajid Javid at 10 Downing Street

Academic Lead: Yewande Okuleye

Yewande Okuleye, whose transdisciplinary investigation of cannabis self-medication, was invited by the PM to attend a reception for the 70th anniversary of the Windrush
Medical cannabis academic shares excitement of meeting Home Secretary Sajid Javid at 10 Downing Street

Yewande with Sajid Javid

Yewande Okuleye, a medical cannabis researcher within our School of History, Politics and International Relations, has spoken of her ‘excitement’ meeting Home Secretary Sajid Javid and the real-world application of her research into cannabis self-medication during an event at 10 Downing Street for the 70th anniversary of the Windrush.

The event, which took place on 22 June, saw Yewande being invited by the Prime Minister as part of the Operation Black Vote parliamentary scheme, where she is currently shadowing and learning from Tom Brake MP.

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