‘How Cannabis Works’ lecture tonight

A lecture titled “How Cannabis Works” will be held for registered patients of Maui Grown Therapies tonight at the Cameron Center.

Michael Backes, researcher and author of “Cannabis Pharmacy, The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana,” will be speaking.

Registered nurse Kristin Wohlschlagel also will be appearing; she specializes in oncology, hospice, palliative care and research.

The event by one of the island’s two state-certified medical marijuana dispensaries runs from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Maui Grown Therapies plans to open in late summer, according to its website.

To register, go to the website events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eec7gu2k5a72a946&oseq=&c=4dd1de20-06bb-11e7-8c8f-d4ae52733d3a&ch=4de27ff0-06bb-11e7-8c8f-d4ae52733d3a.

For more information, contact 866-7676 or info@mauigrowntherapies.com.