by Buzzfeed contributor Anneliese A. S. Deeks A.A. Deek is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois Medical School.
She is the author of the New England Journal of Medicine’s review article, “A Bigger Health Care Affordability Problem Than The Medicare-For-All System.”
She is a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress Action Fund, where she served as senior policy advisor.
Annelyse A Deeks Annelis Deeks is a Ph.
D. candidate in the department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health.
She has been an assistant professor of medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin since 2012.
A former editor of the Journal of the American Medical Association, she has authored over 300 peer-reviewed papers.
She was the first woman to receive a prestigious fellowship to study the effects of medical cannabis.
A Deek has served as chair of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Cannabis Foundation and is currently on the editorial board of the journal, The Lancet.
She also serves as the senior policy and research associate for the Medical Marijuana Coalition.