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Michael Thue , Dr. Great Lakes Hemp Supplements will be discussing and answering questions on CBD Hemp and alternative Cannabanoid treatments as well as patient education and dosing.
Room 3rd Floor 3: Matthew Roman , Dr. As medical cannabis continues to become more accepted by American citizens, what are the opportunities for this plant to end the current opioid epidemic? Recent studies have shown that states that have regulated medical cannabis markets see a decrease not only in opioid related overdoses, but the total number sold as well. The historical data and statistics, along with future treatment opportunities will be discussed by a group of medical professionals and former professional athletes.
Cannabis legalization is quickly increasing on a global scale. How can current, and future, canna-preneurs in the US benefit from the different international legalization initiatives. As the medical cannabis industry continues to advance and legitimize, mainstream professionals are increasingly interested in cannabis career opportunities.
Being a new, and very unique industry, many professionals struggle with finding how to best leverage their current skills and experience in the industry. A group of professionals who have successfully transitioned, or assist others in transitioning, will discuss the considerations and the process of leveraging your experience and expertise to enter the cannabis industry.
Senator Leach , Senator Folmer. With the recent legalization of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania in , the state is starting to put together a program that will hopefully start serving patients by Many entrepreneurs in the state are asking how they can get involved with the industry.
This panel will answer that question, as well as give an update on where Pennsylvania cannabis currently stands and how companies on the ancillary side can prosper with legalization in Pennsylvania. The number of Veterans that commit suicide or die from overdosing in this country is alarming. A group of Veterans and a leading doctor and researcher in the industry will discuss current research, initial results, Veteran access, and the difficulties they face.
Room 3rd Floor 4: Freeway will be at the VIP Event for fans to meet and greet. Eric Wang , Dr. Charles Pollack , Kevin Provost. Athletes For CARE is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness for important issues facing professional athletes and the public at large, including addiction, chronic pain, access to alternative medicines, mental health, CTE and traumatic brain injury.
We are an organization founded by pro athletes who are uniting as one voice to advocate for research, education and compassion when addressing these challenges. Buy your VIP ticket and roll out the red carpet from 5: Room , , 3rd Floor Doctors, nurses, pharmacists and all those interested in the science of medical marijuana should attend this course.
You can earn up to Also, you will receive content updates and new material during the month period. Room 3rd Floor Current cannabis cultivation methods were meant for small-scale operations and are not sustainable long-term as the demand for cannabis has increased. These operations leave a lot of waste and pollution behind and are wasting energy and resources rapidly.
If these outdated processes do not change, the industry will leave a negative impact on the environment. This panel will discuss how we can create better cultivation methods that leave less of an environmental footprint as cannabis moves in to the mainstream and eventually is sold nationwide.
Cannabis companies are bringing in more revenue as more Americans have access to the plant. However, with cannabis still being illegal at the federal level, most major banks are still hesitant to work with cannabis companies because of the risk of prosecution by the federal government.
Companies and entrepreneurs have to be more creative in the ways they can properly finance their companies. This panel will discuss some of the new solutions entrepreneurs can use to help finance their companies as well as predict what the future of cannabis banking will be as cannabis becomes increasingly popular nationwide. As more states across the U. However, many patients do not know which method is best for them as they are still accustomed to only consuming their cannabis by smoking flower through a pipe or joint.
Patients are asking what are the pros and cons compared to flower and how using topicals, tinctures, capsules, and edibles can help them achieve the desired results they want from the plant. This panel will answer all those questions, as well as look into how we can have safe products with consistent quality control as well as what is next in terms of innovation for cannabis infused products.
More than ever, investors are curious how they can start investing into the industry. These investors want to know what the current state of the industry is and how they can benefit from it.
This panel will discuss how the landscape of cannabis investing has changed in recent times and what the future holds for those trying to get involved. Activism has played a crucial part in the creation of the legal medical cannabis industry. As the industry advances, the need for activism does too. With the current administration, and the position of the cannabis industry, activism is now more important than ever. In a new age of activism, what is the role of cannabusinesses, how can businesses get involved aside from donating , what is the ROI on activism, and how can activists and businesses begin to work together.
In states that prohibit delivery services for medical cannabis patients, caregivers play a even more important role in the ecosystem. This panel will consist of a discussion on how and where you start to become a caregiver, the liabilities and risks that come along with it, and what if any are the responsibilities for reporting.
Industrial hemp is the less widely-known cash crop that can be used to make thousands of products from nutritional foods, fabrics, ropes, and even paper products and fuel. This is all while using less water and pesticides than other alternatives. However, industrial hemp is still illegal to grow most places in the U.
With the election of President Donald Trump, the future of cannabis legalization become more uncertain. Government officials are even more important now for advancing the industry and keeping it alive. Who are these movers and shakers in the governemnt that are advocating for cannabis? Also, what are they doing currently to try to advance the industry and what are their thoughts on how cannabis legalisation is affected by the current political landscape?
As legalization trends continue, there are thousands of patients that will have access to medical cannabis for the first time?
For some, that can be overwhelming. From figuring out how to properly register, to purchasing the right medicine, all the way to talking with your doctor. Proper information and education is critical to ensure a smooth transition and functioning market. Amy Diiullo , Richard DiMarco. Room 3rd Floor 2: Avis Bulbulyan , Ted V. Daniels , Aaron Epstein , Lilach Power. With new states legalizing all across the nation, there are more entrepreneurs looking to open and run a dispensary.
However, there are many issues a dispensary owner faces when opening a new dispensary. This panel will discuss some of these problems which include how to have proper security, as well as the best practices to use when opening and how to work with doctors and medical professionals to have the best patient experience.
Ewart Anne Arundel Community College. The cannabis industry is set to create more jobs than established industries like manufacturing by Learn how cannabis is infiltrating the fitness and wellness sectors. Discussion on how law enforcement is addressing DUIs in the context of medical cannabis and what rights patients have. How to Capitalize in Round 2 with a Winning Application. Meet the Parents of Children Using Cannabis.
Exploring how to bring the marijuana community into social-media and digital age. Even as marijuana is becoming mainstream, consumers are hiding it from their kids. Learn how to effectively talk to your children about medical marijuana.
An in-depth explanation of known differences between cannabis sativa and cannabis ruderalis oils. Cyril Wecht shares insights on medical marijuana and concussions. Panel, including regular City Paper source Heather Shuker, will participate in a discussion on how and where you start to become a caregiver.
2018 World Medical Cannabis Conference & Expo
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