Healthcare Professionals Forum - 13 October

09:00

Addressing the challenges associated with accessing medicinal cannabis

09:30
  • Setting the scene – how medicinal cannabis is being used to heal illness?
  • Advocating for equity in access to medicinal cannabis for patients
Bonni Goldstein Medical Director, Canna Centers Wellness & Education
10:40
  • Pharmacology of THC and CBD 
  • Understanding different routes of administration
  • Adverse events  
  • Relevant drug-drug interaction

Paul Mavor Pharmacist, Health House International
11:10
  • Other drugs used that lack the clinical evidence that we are holding cannabis to
  • Overview pain
  • Weaving in a patient example

Lionel Marks de Chabris MD Chief Medical Officer, ZYUS Life Sciences
11:40
  • Understanding the symptoms of chronic pain
  • Looking into how doctors internationally are treating chronic pain using medicinal cannabis

Dr Rick Acland MbCHb, FAFRM (RACP) Rehabilitation Specialist
13:10
  • Discussing the approach to prescribing for different medical conditions
Dr Dave Hepburn Medical Advisor, CloudForest Peru
13:40
Dr Waseem Maan Alzaher Chief Executive Officer, Cannabis Clinic
Dr Graham Gulbransen Cannabis Consultant, Addiction Specialist, General Practitioner, Cannabis Care
Dr Mark Hotu Clinical Director, Green Doctors Medicinal Cannabis Clinic
Dr Rick Acland MbCHb, FAFRM (RACP) Rehabilitation Specialist
14:40
Katy Thomas TV Presenter. Editor. Mother And Overnight Influencer
15:20

Martin Lee, Director, Project CBD

10:40
Andrea Eng Manager of Regulatory Practice & Analysis, Medicinal Cannabis Agency, Ministry of Health
10:40
Ali Seyfoddin Associate Professor of Drug Delivery and Biological Engineering Deputy Head of School, School of Science, Auckland University of Technology
10:40
  • Nutrients
  • Grow media
  • Bio pesticides
10:40

What are considerations for the sector?

10:40

What are considerations for the sector?

13:10
Andrea Eng Manager of Regulatory Practice & Analysis, Medicinal Cannabis Agency, Ministry of Health
13:10
Ali Seyfoddin Associate Professor of Drug Delivery and Biological Engineering Deputy Head of School, School of Science, Auckland University of Technology
13:10
  • Nutrients
  • Grow media
  • Bio pesticides
13:10

What are considerations for the sector?

13:10

What are considerations for the sector?