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BASF/CDR Topicals Workshop – Two Day Event April 22 and May 20.

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Formulation Digitalization for Topical Products May 20 2021 Handout


“CBD Wonder Ingredient or Potential Snake Oil?”  

Thank you to all of our speakers and attendees for a successful event!  


Some quotes from attendees:  

“Liked the variety of presenters, industry focus and insights”

“I was very impressed by how thorough these presentations were–they covered both scientific, legal, and economic topics about the CBD industry”

“Marvelous lectures that were engaging. Well worth my time.”




Thursday, November 5 Speakers:

Plenary Speaker: “Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids in Dermatology and Beyond”

Daniel Siegel, MD, MS (Management & Policy), SUNY Downstate

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CBD Regulatory Overview

David Steinberg, President, Steinberg & Associates

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CBD CMC – Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls Challenges

Keith Woelfel, Director of Research and Development, Caliper Foods

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Intellectual Property Issues Relating to CBD Industry

Shahnam Sharareh, PharmD, RAC, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP

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Monday, November 9th Speakers: 


Corporate Banking, Employment, and Investment Considerations Panel

Jonathan Lagarenne, JD, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP;

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Bob Nagle, JD, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP;

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Mark Yacura, JD, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP

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CBD Update on the Latest Importation, Transportation and Intrastate Sales

and the Ever-evolving Matrix of State Compliance Regulations

Joshua Horn, JD, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP

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FDA and USDA Perspectives on CBD and Hemp Derived CBD Products

Robert Falcone, PhD, Prestige Consumer Healthcare

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Previous Workshops:

June 18th, 2019, CDR hosted a one-day workshop titled: Personal Care + Cosmetics: Regulatory & Compliance Elements Workshop

This workshop featured speakers from industry, regulatory, and the FDA and was very well received!

personal care and cosmetics workshop flier