ABOUT THE EVENT

Portugal Medical Cannabis 2019 is organized by the Portuguese Observatory of Medicinal Cannabis. The OPCM is a non-profit association of scientific nature, which aims to study cannabis and its derivatives for the benefit of patients.

The event will take place in Lisbon — November 8th and 9th — and Porto — November 22nd and 23rd and will include Conferences, Workshops for Health Professionals and Parallel Sessions for the general public.

This event follows the 1st International Conference on Medicinal Cannabis, Lisbon Medical Cannabis 2018, which brought to Portugal the most renowned professionals in the field of cannabis and more than 400 participants from 17 different nationalities.

HOSTS

SPEAKERS


Conference credited by the

Order of Pharmacists

Conferences with Simultaneous Translation

8th and 22nd November

PROGRAM

LISBON 8 Novembro
8.30
Reception / Check-In / Networking
9.15
Opening Session

Carla Dias — Portuguese Observatory of Medical Cannabis President

9:30
Cristina Sanchez
Cristina Sanchez

Cannabinoid treatment and endocannabinoid system in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

10:15
Adi Aran
Adi Aran

Transtorno do Espectro do Autismo

11:00
Coffee Break & Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
11:30
Mara Gordon
Mara Gordon

How to begin a Cannabis treatment protocol and choose the right medication

12:15
Janosch Kratz
Janosch Kratz

Cannabinoids in chronic pain – How to break a vicious cycle

13:00
LUNCH (Not Included)
LUNCH (Not Included)
14:30
Philippe Lucas
Philippe Lucas

The Exit Drug: Cannabis in the Treatment of Pain, Mental Health and Addiction

15:15
Manuel Guzmán
Manuel Guzmán

Cannabinoids and neuroprotection

16:00
Coffee Break & Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
16:30
VIDEOCONFERENCE — Franjo Grotenhermen / Ethan Russo
VIDEOCONFERENCE — Franjo Grotenhermen / Ethan Russo

Ethan Russo: Cannabis and the Future of Psychiatry
Franjo Grotenhermen: Interactions of cannabinoids with other drugs

17:15
Gregor Zorn
Gregor Zorn

10 things you should know before using medical cannabis

18:00
Sandra Carrillo
Sandra Carrillo

Cannabinoids in Epilepsy: Scientific Evidence.

18:45
Closing Session
PORTO 22 Novembro
8.30
Reception / Check-In / Networking
9.15
Opening Session

Carla Dias — Portuguese Observatory of Medical Cannabis President

9:30
Arno Hazekamp
Arno Hazekamp

The biochemistry of medicinal cannabis explained

10:15
Cristina Sanchez
Cristina Sanchez

Cannabis and Cancer: Scientific answers to Frequent Asked Questions

11:00
Coffee Break & Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
11:30
Sandra Carrillo
Sandra Carrillo

Cannabinoids in Epilepsy: Scientific Evidence.

12:15
José Tempero
José Tempero

Cannabinoid-based medicine: How to capture evidence to demonstrate its added clinical value?

13:00
LUNCH (Not Included)
LUNCH (Not Included)
14:30
David (Dedi) Meiri
David (Dedi) Meiri

From Pre-Clinical to Clinical, the Unique Situation of Cannabis

15:15
Janosch Kratz
Janosch Kratz

Cannabinoids in chronic pain – How to break a vicious cycle

16:00
Coffee Break & Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
16:30
Paulo Freitas Tavares
Paulo Freitas Tavares

Canabis Past and Present in Oncology

17:15
João Gama
João Gama

The legal framework of medical cannabis

18:00
Bruno Maia
Bruno Maia

Cannabis in neurological diseases: what we know (and what we don’t know)

18:45
Closing Session
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SPONSORS

MEDIA PARTNERS

PARTNERS

Auditoriums

Lisbon

Auditório da Ordem dos Contabilistas

Address: Avenida Defensores de Chaves 85-b

1049-013 Lisboa

Lisbon

Hotel Júpiter Lisboa

Address: Av. da República 46,

1050-195 Lisboa

Porto

Sheraton Porto Hotel

Address: Rua Tenente Valadim, 146

4100-476 Porto