Presented By: Jeffrey S. Block Speaker Biography: Jeffrey Sherwood Block, M.D. achieved his bachelor’s degree from Emory University (1978) majoring in analytical chemistry with a minor in psychology and received his Medical Doctorate from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (1982). Block is an American Board-Certified Anesthesiologist who is additionally Fellowship trained in… Continue reading Keynote Presentation: Cannabis in 2020: The Contemporary Healer's Responsible Conversation
It’s been over a year since Canada’s legislation was changed making cannabis products legal. But, what does the research tell us about the use of medical cannabis to treat the many motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease? In this engaging webinar, Dr. Susan Fox discusses the research, dispels myths and sheds light on the… Continue reading Medical Cannabis: Where Are We Now?
Presented At: Cannabis Virtual Event 2018 Presented By: Debra Kimless, MD – Medical Director, ForwardGro Speaker Bio: Debra Kimless, M.D. graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa from Muhlenberg College with a double major in Natural Sciences and Biology. She attended medical school at Rutgers, and residency at Temple University Hospital and is a boarded… Continue reading The Intersection of Cannabis and Nutrition for the Treatment of Cancer Patients
Chronic pain is an unfortunate reality for many people and is even more common for those who have kidney disease. To make matters more complicated, common pain relieving medicines such as Aspirin and Ibuprofen are known to cause kidney disease and are therefore not recommended for this group. Join Dr. Chen, an experienced nephrologist, to… Continue reading Webinar: Pain Management and Kidney Disease
This year’s free Koadlow Lecture, ‘Medicinal cannabis in Australia: Weeding out the facts’ features Dr Richard di Natale, outgoing Senator and former leader of the Australian Greens, and Prof Iain McGregor, Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics, University of Sydney. They discuss the use of medicinal cannabis in Australia – what it is, available forms, access… Continue reading Medicinal cannabis in Australia: Weeding out the facts