A new class of medicinal products:

  • A complex plant with hundreds of compounds including over 100 discovered cannabinoids

  • Both psychotropic and non‐psychotropic extracts found to have therapeutic effect

  • A growing understanding of interaction with the human endocannabinoid system

  • A rapidly developing area of pharmacological products internationally

In the forum:

  • Learn about Cannabis sativa and obtaining quality extracts for medicinal use

  • Understand perspectives of government, research groups and patient representative organisations

  • Understand delivery technologies and medicinal cannabis uptake in the USA

  • Learn how medicinal cannabis will be authorised for prescription in Queensland

  • Participate in an open workshop to discuss medical community requirements and development directions

A broad spectrum of potential application:

  • Multiple sclerosis

  • Chemotherapy‐induced nausea and vomiting

  • Cancer pain

  • Palliative care

  • AIDS nausea/vomiting

  • Refractory epilepsy

  • Neuropathic pain

  • Inflammatory bowel disease

  • Psychological conditions including PTSD

  • Rheumatological conditions

  • Glaucoma

  • Tourette syndrome

Event Information:

Location: Brisbane
Date: 19 November 2016

Further Information and RSVP:
Limited places available