Shoppers Drug Mart presents

Medical Cannabis: The Future is Now
Realities and Practicalities for Prescribers

Welcome to the registration site for Medical Cannabis: The Future is Now! We are very excited to involve you in these upcoming events. Each event will begin with a short welcome reception, followed by informative and interactive presentations by internationally renowned healthcare professionals. With a regional specialist presenting in each city, you will gain valuable and practical insights into how medical cannabis fits within patient treatment plans.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the latest research, clinical data and insights into the science of cannabis
  • Learn how medical cannabis can be appropriately used for patients
  • Review a real-life patient case
  • Gain a solid understanding of the authorization process and resources available to support your patients
  • Gain practical, hands-on tips as well as clinical tools to assist in treating your patients

Hurry to select the event you would like to attend by clicking a box below.

Please note that seats are limited and on a first come, first serve basis.
You must be 18 years of age or older to register.

(Due to regulations, government-issued IDs will be checked upon arrival at the event to confirm identification)

CalgaryRegister

Date:
November 6th, 2018

Time:
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Telus Spark,
220 St Georges Dr NE

There will be presentations by:

Dr. Caroline MacCallum

(clinical instructor at the UBC Department of Medicine, internal medicine specialist at UBC Hospital and Bone Marrow Transplant Ward at VGH, and medical director at Greenleaf Medical Clinic)

and Dr. Vincent Maida

(a consultant in Palliative Medicine with a subspecialty in Wound Management at the William Olser Health System in Toronto).

VancouverRegister

Date:
November 8th, 2018

Time:
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Rocky Mountaineer Station,
1755 Cottrell St

There will be presentations by:

Dr. Caroline MacCallum

(clinical instructor at the UBC Department of Medicine, internal medicine specialist at UBC Hospital and Bone Marrow Transplant Ward at VGH, and medical director at Greenleaf Medical Clinic)

Dr. Paul Daeninck

(a medical oncologist and palliative medicine consultant with CancerCare Manitoba and the Winnipeg Regional Palliative Disease Site)

Dr. Danial Schecter

(a family physician, medical cannabis expert, and Chief Medical Officer of the Cannabinoid Medical Clinic)

and Michael Boivin

(a clinical pharmacist consultant and a leader in medical cannabis education)

TorontoRegister

Date:
November 12th, 2018

Time:
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Art Gallery of Ontario,
317 Dundas St. W

There will be presentations by:

Dr. Hance Clarke

(the director of Pain Services and the medical director of the Pain Research Unit at the Toronto General Hospital)

Dr. Vincent Maida

(a consultant in Palliative Medicine with a subspecialty in Wound Management at the William Olser Health System in Toronto)

Dr. Danial Schecter

(a family physician, medical cannabis expert, and Chief Medical Officer of the Cannabinoid Medical Clinic)

Michael Boivin

(a clinical pharmacist consultant and a leader in medical cannabis education)

and Dr. David Casarett

(a palliative care physician, member of the Duke Cancer Institute at Duke University School of Medicine, health services researcher, and TEDx speaker on medical cannabis)

OttawaRegister

Date:
November 15th, 2018

Time:
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Location:
Shaw Centre,
55 Colonel By Dr

There will be presentations by:

Dr. Paul Daeninck

(a medical oncologist and palliative medicine consultant with CancerCare Manitoba and the Winnipeg Regional Palliative Disease Site)

Dr. Danial Schecter

(a family physician, medical cannabis expert, and Chief Medical Officer of the Cannabinoid Medical Clinic)

and Michael Boivin

(a clinical pharmacist consultant and a leader in medical cannabis education)