PRELIMINARY AGENDA
 
Thursday, April 5, 2018  
Time
  Session Format Speaker
7:30 - 8:30   Breakfast & Registration
8:30 - 8:45   Welcome   Mark A. Ware, MBBS MRCP (UK) MSC
8:45 - 9:45   Cannabinoids 101 Presentation Matthew Hill, PhD
9:45 -10:00   Break
  CANADIAN LANDSCAPE
10:00-10:30   Overview of the Government of Canada's Approach to Legalize, Regulate, and Restrict Access to Cannabis
Presentation
Eric Costen
10:30-11:00   Provincial regulations Presentation Fleur-Ange Lefebvre
11:00-11:30   Canadian Cannabis Survey 2017:
Summary of Results
Presentation
Hanan Abramowici
11:30-12:00  
Patient perspectives
Discussion
Jonathan Zaid
12:00 - 1:00   Lunch
  INTERPROFESSIONAL PERSPECTIVES
1:00 - 1:30   Cannabis: A CMA Perspective Presentation with Q&A
Dr Jeff Blackmer
1:30 - 2:00   Cannabis in Canada: Implications for Nursing
Presentation with Q&A
Karey Shuhendler, RN, CCHNC(C), MN
2:00 - 2:30   Medical Cannabis - Implications
for Pharmacists
Presentation with Q&A Shelita Dattani, BSc.Phm., Pharm.D.
2:30 - 2:45   Break
  SPECIAL POPULATIONS AND SETTINGS
2:45 - 3:15   Youth and Cannabis Legalization: Considerations for Public Health and Prevention
Presentation with Q&A Rebecca Haines-Saah, PhD
3:15 - 3:45   Cannabais and Pregnancy: Up in Smoke
Presentation with Q&A Jocelynn Cook, PhD, MBA
3:45 - 4:15   Older persons Presentation with Q&A David Lussier, MD, FRCPC
4:15 - 4:45   Hospital and LTC Settings Presentation with Q&A Danial Schecter, MD, CCFP
4:45 - 5:00   Day 1 closing remarks Mark A. Ware, MBBS MRCP (UK) MSC
Friday, April 6, 2018  
Time   Session Format Speaker
7:30 - 8:30
  Breakfast


8:30 - 9:00   CCIC Honorary Award Lecture: Botanical determinants of medical properties
 of marijuana
Presentation Ernest Small, PhD
9:00 - 10:15   Challenging Patient Cases: Clinical vs Science of Cannabis Chemovars Brief presentations & Interactive panel discussion Caroline McCallum, MD, FRCPC &
Jonathan Page
10:15-10:30   Break
  HOT TOPICS
10:30-11:00   Role of the expanded endocannabinoid system
in cardiometabolic risk
Presentation with Q&A Cristoforo Silvestri, PhD
11:00-11:30   Topical Medical Cannabis: A NEW Epigenetic Paradigm for Wound Management Presentation with Q&A Vincent Maida, MD, MSc, BSc, CCFP (PC), FCFP, ABHPM
11:30-12:00   Late breaking hot topic:
Allosteric modulation of the type 1 cannabinoid receptor for the treatment of Huntington's disease