Marijuana for Medical Professionals Conference 2 - November 14th, 15th and 16th, 2016
Rapid Research Day 1

Cannabis in Psychiatry

Mental, physical, and emotional states are all combined in the mind. Dr Franceshini discusses the use of cannabis in psychiatry for common issues such as anxiety, depression, and the current opiate addiction epidemic.

What is Endocannabinoid Deficiency Disorder?

The endogenous endocannabinoid system is the largest receptor system in the brain. 10 times larger than the endogenous morphine system. Could faults in this massive receptor network have negative effects on health? Dr Ross look at the hypothesis that endocannabinoid deficiency disorder is a possible cause of disease.

Pharmacokinetics of Lipid Nanoparticle Cannabis Formulas

Variations between cannabis preparations and potencies have long vexed patients and practitioners alike. Consistent results depend on consistent absorption by the body. In this presentation, Dr Shade reviews common routes of administration, then takes us through his work on lipid nanoparticle delivery systems.

Cannabis and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Dr.Bogner discusses his research into the endocannabinoid system as it relates to ASD. Research data on specific viral enzymes, vitamin D metabolism are presented, with information on effects of phytocannabinoids on glyphosate and other immunotoxic chemicals

Cannabis for Cancer and Pain

As medicinal cannabis is now available in 25 states, physicians should become aware of the biologic activities of various cannabinoids and other plant chemicals, sativa vs indica, and the pharmacokinetics of ingested and inhaled cannabis to best advise cancer patients seeking its use for cancer care and pain management. Dr Abrams guides us through his significant research and experience in cannabis for cannabis and pain care.

Connecting the Dots to Evidence-Based Dispensary Care

Tikun Olam's Nurses clinic in Israel is led by Inbal Sikorin since 2009, specializing in consulting medical cannabis to patients of all ages, 3 months old to 102, suffering from different and complicated ailments. Since the Clinic's establishment it has set to document according to international standards of data collection patients experience before Medical Cannabis use, a month after and six months after the start of the treatment. This has provided Tikun Olam ltd. with the largest documented and analyzed accumulated patient data in the world.