Annual Conference 2019 - Addiction Controversies: 'The use of medicinal cannabis should be expanded in the UK'

First published: 22/11/2019 | Last updated: November 22nd, 2019

The opening session of the 2019 SSA Annual Conference saw a fascinating debate take place, chaired by Dr Owen Bowden-Jones, regards the use of medicinal cannabis in the UK and how this area should progress.

Debating to the background of a live scribe, Professor Steve Pilling, Dr Suzi Gage and Dr Amir Englund considered the complexities of the issue and reviewed the current evidence base to help understand the potential routes forward in this fascinating subject.



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