CannX 2018 - SCI: Innovations in Science and Medicine

SCI: Innovations in Science and Medicine

Gain the most important updates, as seen by the Conference Chair, Prof Raphael Mechoulam, and Prof Dedi Meiri, Chair of the Scientific Committee.

Noted researchers and practitioners will present their latest research and practices.

At CannX you will learn from and share a platform with medical cannabis thought-leaders. To present your research, we invite you to submit an abstract


Plenary sessions will include:

  • Medical Cannabis: Medicine, Law and Ethics

  • Ways to Break Through Blocked Clinical Trials
    Who Should Pay for Clinical Research? Governments? Medical Centers? The Pharmaceutical Industry? Private Investors?

  • One-on-One: 2 Leading Researchers in Conversation on the Future of Medical Cannabis


    Prof. Ralpf Mechoulam
    Institute for Drug Reserach, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

    Prof. Donald Abrams MD
    Department of Medicine, University of California, USA


Innovations in Science and Medicine Track


Panel discussion:

Opening the gates to new clinical research

  • How to plan a clinical research on medical cannabis? Methods , challenges,  latest results

chair: Dr. Dedi Meiri, Israel

Participants:
Dr. David (Dedi) MeiriPh.D
Assistant Professor, Heads the "Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Cannabinoid Research", Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Prof. Victor Novack , MD
Clinical Epidemiologist, Head, Clinical Research Center, Head, Research Authority, Soroka University Medical Center, Israel

Prof. Gil Bar-Sela
Deputy Director of the Division of Oncology at Rambam Health Care Campus, Head of the Palliative and Supportive Oncology Unit, Israel

Research breakthroughs – the effects of therapy using medical cannabis on neurological diseases

Co chairs:
Dr. Kirsten R. Müller-Vahl,
 Germany
Prof. Uri Kramer, Israel


Dr. Kirsten R. Müller-Vahl
Director of Tourette Syndrome Clinic at the Medical School of Hannover

Prof. Uri Kramer M.D
Director of Pediatric Epilepsy Service, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical

Dr, Gil Lewitus
Research Associate Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Medical cannabis for children with Autism
Dr. Adi Aran
Director of the Neuro-pediatric unit ,Shaare Zedek Medical Center Jerusalem, Israel

​The Opioid Epidemic - Cannabis Vs. Opioids:

Which is the Correct Choice?

  • Systematic review of the efficacy of cannabis-based medicines for pain management

Cannabis - The ultimate rehabilitation treatment


Chairs: Dr Shaul Lev-Ran, Israel 

Dr.Shaul Lev-Ran MD, MHA
Deputy Director, Lev Hasharon Medical CenterDirector, Addiction Medicine and Dual Disorders Clinic, Pardesya, Israel

Joshua Aviram
University of Haifa, Department of Nursing - Systematic Review Efficacy of Cannabis-Based Medicines for Pain Management

Dr. Bareket Schiff-Keren
Pain Specialist Tel Aviv Medical Center  

Patients wellbeing : benefits risks management

Chair: Prof Gil Bar Sela ,Israel

Prof. Gil Bar-Sela
Deputy Director of the Division of Oncology at Rambam Health Care Campus, Head of the Palliative and Supportive Oncology Unit, Israel 


TBC

The Latest in Medical Cannabis Research

  • Important partners - Compound mapping

Chair: Dr. Dedi Meiri , Israel


Dr. David (Dedi) Meiri
Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Heads the "Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Cannabinoid Research", Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel


TBC

Cannabis treatment for the Third Age

  • New researches  on Alzheimer
  • Chronic pain
  • Drugs interaction  

TBC

The unique connection between women Healthcare  and cannabis


Irit Avisar
Founder & President IsraelMed. Cannabis Nursing Assoc,Israel


TBC




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