December 6 - 8, 2020
The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, NV

Optional Addiction & Medical Cannabis Workshops

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Optional Pre-conference WorkshopS (separate fee required)
Limited space available. First come. First served.
Addiction Workshop

Directed by: Edwin Salsitz, MD

10:00 - 10:45 AM

The Neurobiology of Addiction: Understanding Addiction from the Inside Out

10:45 - 11:30 AM

Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

11:30 - 11:45 AM


11:45 - 12:30 PM

Special Populations: Pregnant, Adolescents and Elderly Addicted Populations

12:30 - 1:15 PM

Interesting Case Presentations with Discussion and Q&A

1:15 PM



Medical Cannabis for Psychiatrists: Science and Practice Workshop

Director: Kevin P. Hill, MD, MHS

(The last 10-15 minutes of each session will be used for Q & A)

2:30 - 3:30 PM

The Unbiased Truth: The Science of Cannabis in the Context of Changing Policy

3:30 - 4:00 PM

Benefits and Risks of Medical Cannabis and Cannabidiol (CBD)

4:00 – 4:15 PM


4:15 – 4:45 PM

Benefits and Risks of Medical Cannabis and Cannabidiol (continued)

4:45 - 5:45 PM

Medical Cannabis: Practical Considerations for Psychiatric Clinicians and Hospitals

5:45 PM   



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