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  • EARLY BIRD $135 (through October 14)
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  • Includes:
  • Welcome Reception (Oct. 28th)
  • Breakfast (Oct. 29th & 30th)
  • Poster reception (Oct. 29th)
  • Banquet (Oct. 29th)
  • SATURDAY, FULL DAY $85
  • 8 AM – 5 PM (Oct. 29th)
  • SATURDAY, HALF DAY $35
  • 8 AM – 12 PM (Oct. 29th)
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2016 Agenda

  • Friday October 28
  • DOUBLETREE, PHILADELPHIA CENTER CITY, 237 S. BROAD STREET
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Opening Reception and Registration

Badge and program pick up, food and refreshments

  • Saturday October 29
  • MITTEN HALL, TEMPLE UNIVERSITY, 1913 N. BROAD STREET
8:00 – 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:45 AM

Opening Remarks

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Keynote Lecture Yasmin Hurd, Mount Sinai

The Promises and Challenges of Cannabis: Neurobiological and Clinical Insights

10:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Morning Oral Presentations

Session #1 Panel Discussion: Emerging Issues in Cannabinoid Therapeutics

Session #2 Drug Tolerance and Withdrawal

12:00 – 1:40 PM

Lunch on Your Own

1:40 – 3:00 PM

Afternoon Oral Presentations

Session #3 Molecules, Signaling, and Pain

3:00 – 5:00 PM

Afternoon Reception and Scientific Poster Session

7:00 – 9:30 PM

Banquet, Speaker Donald Abrams, MD,

UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

  • Sunday October 30
  • DOUBLETREE – PHILADELPHIA CENTER CITY, 237 S. BROAD STREET
8:00 – 9:00 AM

Breakfast

9:00 – 11:40 AM

Morning Oral Presentations

Session #4: Cannabinoids, Cognition, and Affect

Session #5: Pain, Inflammation, and Cancer

Session #6: Human Studies

11:40 AM

Closing Remarks and Business Meeting