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Faculty Announced For The Eleventh National Clinical Conference On Cannabis Therapeutics

Follow Us!Share This!Faculty members have been announced for The Eleventh National Clinical Conference On Cannabis Therapeutics, which is being held by Patients Out Of Time on May 18-20 2017 in Berkeley, CA. Click here for the full list. Follow Us!Share This!

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Irv

Follow Us!Share This! Unlike most US politicians the typical citizen, the 99 percent, believe the medicinal use of cannabis should be part of our national pharmacopeia. The number is generally accepted to be 80% that are positive about cannabis used as a medical option. Four out of five, the vast majority. The key here is that citizens rightfully consider medically trained professionals to know what is good medicine and what is bad. It was not elected officials that identified and…
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George

Follow Us!Share This!The first time I saw George was in the summer of 1990. He was to be on a panel that would discuss the use of cannabis therapeutically from a patients perspective. He was a regular user of cannabis to alleviate the worst of his symptoms, which included Pain, Spasm and Nausea. He began a medical cannabis protocol on March 16, 1990. In August of 1999 at my request he wrote the following that was provided at no cost…
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Ladd & Barbara

Follow Us!Share This!Both Ladd and Barbara live in Iowa. Both have been ill for decades. Years ago Ladd found out that the US government was giving medical cannabis to certain patients for their illnesses through the Compassionate Investigational New Drug (IND) program. He has multiple sclerosis (MS) and he found through personal experimentation that his symptoms improved and the disease was put in a remission-like state when he used cannabis regularly. Multiple sclerosis is a chronic neurological disorder that results…
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Elvy

Follow Us!Share This!The first woman in the United States to receive medicinal cannabis from the federal government was Elvy Musikka. “Make sure you get the spelling right Al, two K’s” she chided me when I met her initially back in DC, in 1990. Without wishing to take the informed reader too deep into a well discussed history I shorten the tale by relating that Elvy was at the time of our meeting about to be on a panel with Robert…
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