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Perspectives on Medical Marijuana in Florida – A Panel Discussion | Gainesville
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Perspectives on Medical Marijuana in Florida – A Panel Discussion | Gainesville

When: 08/24/2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: UF Clinical and Translational Research Building (CTRB)
2004 Mowry Rd
Gainesville, Florida  32603
United States
Contact: BioFlorida

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Members: $30

Non-Members: $50

Students: $20



Perspectives on Medical Marijuana in Florida



5:30 pm - 7:30 pm



On-Site Registration Costs:

$30 BioFlorida Members

$50 Non-Members

$20 Students




UF Clinical and Translational Research Building (CTRB)

2004 Mowry Road

Gainesville, FL 32610





5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Registration & Networking


6:00 pm - 6:05 pm

Welcome & Introductions

Tamara Mandell,Assistant Director, Education and Training,Biotility, University of Florida CERHB &Business Chair, Northeast Chapter - Gainesville/Alachua


6:05 pm - 7:05 pm

Panel Discussion

Panelists will discuss patient advocacy, ethics, research and development, regulations, distribution,financing and cost structure.


Panel moderated by:

Maulik Shah,MD, PhD,Internist and Medical Geneticist,Director, Clinic for Genetic Medicine & Adjunct Faculty Member at UF


Panelists (in alpha order):

Susan Baumgartner, PharmD, MBA,President,Liberty Health Sciences Florida


Glenn Burhans, Jr., JD, Shareholder, Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson


Marin Smillov,PhD,Tenured Faculty at the Department of Humanities and Foreign Languages & President of the College Senate at Santa Fe College


Scott Teitelbaum, MD, Vice Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry and Clinical Chief of Addiction Medicine at University of Florida Senior Fellow, University of Florida Drug Policy Institute


7:05 pm - 7:10 pm

BioFlorida Update & Closing Remarks

Nancy K. Bryan, President & CEO, BioFlorida


7:10 pm - 7:30 pm

Additional Networking











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