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November 14, 2019 | 5:00 pm–7:00 pm MCW_Icons_Make_An_Appointment_Green iCAL
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Medical Cannabis: Unlocking the Therapeutic Potential from THC to CBD

The seminar provides an overview of the therapeutic potential of medical cannabis with the current evidence supporting its use. The application potential of the main phytocannabinoids THC and CBD will be presented, along with available pharmacokinetic, pharmacologic, and clinical data. An overview of the current state and federal legal status of cannabis-based products is reviewed. The seminar will also address research gaps in the field.


Cecilia J. Hillard, PhD
Associate Dean for Research
Professor, Director of Neuroscience Research Center
Medical College of Wisconsin

Abir T. El-Alfy, PhD, MS
Associate Professor, Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences
Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy

Event Location

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
  • Alumni Center
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226
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