NICM HRI Medicinal Cannabis Research Update 2020

Event Name NICM HRI Medicinal Cannabis Research Update 2020
Start Date 3 Sep 2020 10:00 am
End Date 3 Sep 2020 12:30 pm
Duration 2 hours and 30 minutes
Description

By researchers, for researchers.

Join us virtually on Thursday 3 September to hear from Australia's leading medicinal cannabis researchers and their latest findings in a two-and-half hour Zoom session.

This free event is open to researchers, academics, students and industry with an interest in the evolving medicinal cannabis research space. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask each speaker questions after each presentation.

> Download the programme (PDF, 378.81 KB)

Keynote speaker:

  • Dr Janet Schloss from Southern Cross University will present her teams findings from the recently completed randomised double-blind trial investigating medicinal cannabis for glioblastoma multiforme. Outcomes of this study included disease response by FACT-Br, MRI imaging, blood pathology, adverse effects and clinical monitoring.

Guest speakers:

  • Professor Iain McGregor and Associate Professor Jonathon Arnold from the Lambert Initiative at The University of Sydney.
  • Professor Jennifer Martin and colleagues from the Australian Centre for Cannabinoid Clinical and Research Excellence (ACRE).
  • Professor Tim Karl, Dr Mike Armour and colleagues from NICM Health Research Institute and Western Sydney University.

> Download the speaker abstracts and bios (PDF, 643.18 KB)


Event details

WHEN: Thursday 3 September 2020
TIME: 10am – 12.30pm
VENUE: Zoom webinar 
COST: This free event is open to researchers, academics, students and industry with an interest in the evolving medicinal cannabis research space.