Medical Cannabis and Cannbinoids Conference in Prague, March 2015

 

ResAd was the principal organiser of the conference that put together the global cutting-edge scientists in the field of medical use of cannabis and the derived poducts, the patients organizations from 15 countries of three continents, and the decision makers from the Czech Republic and elsewhere.

Here, you can find the videos that consist of the animated powerpoint / pdf / prezi presentations of the speakers (where used) and the voiceover of the presenters.

For more information on the program, speakers, supporters, sponsors and other info on the conference, please see its website

Day 1, Launch of the conference 

  • MUDr. Tomáš Zábranský, Ph.D.

  • Pavel Bém, president of the conference

  • Dr. Svatopluk Němeček, Minister of Health of the Czech Republic, patron of the conference

  • Prof. Jan Žaloudík, member of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic

  • Prof. Michel Kazatchkine, The Global Commission on Drug Policy

  • Jindřich Vobořil MA MHA, the Czech National Drug Coordinator

  • Prof. Tomáš Zima, Rector of Charles University in Prague, chair of the Honorary Board of the Conference 

  • Prof. Raphael Mechoulam, rector emeritus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Day 1, Parallel session 1: Policy in medical cannabis and other psychoactive substances – the Canadian experience.

  • Dr. Danilo Balotta, Ph.D.

  • Prof. Philippe Lucas (Canada)

  • MUDr. Tomáš Zábranský, Ph.D.

Day 1, Plenary session 3: Medical cannabis reform in multiple legal and medical environments

  • Dr. Vendula Běláčková (Czech Republic)

  • Boaz Wachtel (Israel)

  • Prof. Philippe Lucas (USA) 

  • Dr. Jahan Marcu (USA)

Day 2, Joint medical workshop (all specializations): Introduction into practical use of cannabis for medical doctors and nurses - part I

  • MUDr. Yehuda Baruch, MHA (Izrael - OWC)

  • Zach Klein

Day 2, Joint medical workshop (all specializations): Introduction into practical use of cannabis for medical doctors and nurses - part II

  • MUDr. Yehuda Baruch, MHA (Izrael - OWC)

  • Yelena Sosnovsky, DiS MedNurse

  • Dr. Ilya Reznik (Izrael)

Day 3, Plenary Session  Ethical Issues in Treatment and Medical Research Using Medical Cannabis

  • MUDr. Pavel Kubů  (ČR)

  • Dr. Sue Sisley (USA)

  • Dr. Ilya Reznik (Izrael)

  • Prof. Uri Kramer (Izrael)

  • Steph Sherer (USA

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 1, part 1: Pain management using cannabinoids

  • Prof. Silviu Brill (Israel

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 1, part 3: Cannabis and cannabinoids in neurology and dermatology

  • Dr. Támás Biró (Hungary)

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 2, part 2: PTSD, Tourette sydrome and other psychiatric diagnoses for cannabis use

  • Dr. Sue Sisley (USA)

Day 4, Plenary: The advances and future directions in cannabis and cannabinoids research

  • Prof. Lumír Hanuš (Česká republika a Izrael)

  • Prof. Pal Pacher (USA)

  • Prof. Uri Kramer (Izrael)Prof. Ethan Russo (Izrael)

  • Prof. Silviu Brill (Izrael)

Day 4, Plenary: Cannabis, cannabinoids (and alternatives) for the wellbeing of patients

  • Prof. Richard Rokyta (Czech Republic)

  • Dr. Arno Hazekamp (Netherlands)

  • Prof. Cristina Sanchéz (Spain)

  • Prof. David Meiri (Israel)

  • Dr. Mark J. Rosenfeld (USA/Canada/Israel/China)

Day 1, Plenary session 2: Drug Policy. Medical Marijuana vs. Devil’s Weed, Relieving Morphine vs. Smack, Ritalin for our Kids and Meth Definitely Not For Our Kids: what regulation for what – and why?

Organised under the auspices of the Global Commission on Drug Policy

  • Pavel Bém, president of the conference

  • Prof. Michel Kazatchkine (France): Supranational legislature / UN Convention and the level of freedom of individual states for securing necessary controlled medicines to patients.

  • Steph Sherer (USA): The US federal and national legislature on medical marijuana, and controlled drugs in general: a pitfall or a space for maneuvring?

  • Dr. Pavel Pachta (ex-INCB secretariat): The international drug control treaties and medical use of cannabis and cannabinoids - INCB approach in time

  • Dr. Eberhard Pirich (Austria): The Austrian model of prescription and reimbursement of cannabinoids

Day 1 Parallel session 2: Policy in medical cannabis and other psychoactive substances – the US experience

  • Steph Sherer (USA)

  • Dr. Jahan Marcu (USA)

Day 2, Plenary session 1: Cannabis and cannabinoids in medical research and medical treatment

  • Dr. Arno Hazekamp (Netherlands): Standardisation of CBD and THC-CBD delivery by vaporisation - protocolas and options

  • Prof. Ethan Russo (USA): A Researcher's View on Practical Aspects and Pitfalls of Treatment with Medical Cannabis

  • Prof. Raphael Mechoulam (Israel): Discussion overview and personal insight

Day 2, Joint medical workshop (all specializations): Introduction into practical use of cannabis for medical doctors and nurses - part II

  • MUDr. Yehuda Baruch, MHA (Izrael - OWC)

  • Yelena Sosnovsky, DiS MedNurse

  • Dr. Ilya Reznik (Izrael)

Day 2, Joint medical workshop 3 (all specializations): Introduction into practical use of cannabis for medical doctors and nurses - part III

  • Yelena Sosnovsky, DiS MedNurse

  • Dr. Ilya Reznik (Izrael)

Day 3, Joint Medical Workshop: Introduction into practical use of cannabis form medical doctors and nurses - part IV

  • Dr. Yehuda Baruch (Israel - OWC)

  • Jana Venclíková (Czech Republic - Czech State Agency for Medical Cannabis)

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 1, part 2: Medical cannabis in palliative care

  • Dr. Jonathan Grunfeld (Israel)

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 2, part 1: Medical cannabis in oncology

  • Dr. Jonathan Grunfeld (Israel)

Day 3, Parallel medical workshop 2, part 3: Cannabis and epilepsy in children and adolescents – the situation in Israel, USA, and elsewhere

  • Prof. Uri Kramer (Israel)

Day 4, Parallel session: Cannabinoid research in the Czech Republic – Brno team

  • Prof. MUDr. Alexandra Šulcová, DrSc. (ČR)

  • Vicenzo Micale (Itálie)

  • Jana Kučerová (ČR)

  • Jan Juřica (ČR)

Day 4, Parallel session 2: Cannabis extract - case studies and practical experiences of natural healers

  • Prof. Lumír Hanuš (Czech Republic and Israel)

  • Jindřich Bayer (Czech Republic)

  • Ted Hong (South Korea)

  • Dušan Dvořák (Czech Republic)

  • Bozidar Radisic (Slovenia)

  • Patryck Pankowski (Poland)

  • Lukáš Hurt (Czech Republic)

  • Andrej Susnik (Slovenia)

personal meetings and events

please send a short message via the form bellow or call in advance if interested in personall meeting; for events as consultancy, seminars and conferences, please send invitations to our e-mail

location

ResAd is seated in Prague 8-Karlin, Sokolovska 79/81

(near the subway station Krizikova, yellow B-line)

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