MedCan Summit 2022

Virtual Event

10-11 February

Presented by

Foundation Sponsor

Connecting medicine, science, industry and technology for a new frontier of care.

Welcome to MedCan Summit 2022, New Zealand’s medicinal cannabis summit. Building on the success of the 2020 event, MedCan 2022 plays a significant role in the aggregation of knowledge in this sunrise industry.

The event has set out to build a solid foundation of scientific understanding for the advancement of the medicinal cannabis industry, and health professionals.

Leading local and international speakers

Learn from leading international and national thought leaders on everything from seed to sale, clinical trials, prescribing, patient case studies as well as the social, cultural and economic benefits to New Zealand.

Tom Forrest
Cultivation Director

An expert in growing medicinal cannabis providing insights on indoor versus outdoor plants and its respective approaches

Dr. Adele Hosseini, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
Bod Australia

Discussing insights and learnings from extensively running clinical trials over the last 18 years

Lionel Marks de Chabris
MD Chief Medical Officer
ZYUS Life Sciences

An expert in treating chronic pain with the use of medicinal cannabis

Bonni Goldstein
Medical Director
Canna Centers Wellness & Education

A California based medical practitioner who is devoted to educating the use of medicinal cannabis

Explore the science, medicine and industry of medicinal cannabis


Science, technology and industry stakeholders will learn about the business of cannabis, world markets, new technologies, and international research.

View the MedCan Industry Summit Programme

Healthcare Professionals

Receive accredited education covering everything for prescribing and dispensing medicinal cannabis, to the current body of evidence and safety considerations.

View the Healthcare Professionals Forum Programme


Patients will discover how cannabis is being used to treat many different conditions, and how products are accessed in New Zealand.

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Due to New Zealand being in the red level of the Covid Protection Framework, MedCan 2022 will be run as an online virtual event.

News and views from New Zealand’s medicinal cannabis industry

Find out what’s happening in the world of medical cannabis. Hear from leaders, government officials, researchers and MedCan 2022 organisers.

Disclaimer: MedCan Summit 2022 is an event held to enable conversation and education about medicinal cannabis. We do not provide opinions or medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. If you are concerned about your health and wellbeing, please seek professional advice immediately. The scope of Medcan Summit 2022 is limited to Medicinal Cannabis and does not include adult or recreational use.

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