Symposium on Marijuana in Washington:
Shaping a Research Agenda

Friday, May 20, 2016 ~ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
UW Tower Auditorium

Agenda

8:00-9:00 Registration/Sign-in
9:00-9:15 Opening Remarks
Dennis Donovan, Director, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
9:15-10:15 Keynote Speaker
Rosalie Pacula, RAND Drug Policy Research Center
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-12:30   Marijuana Legalization: Implementation Challenges and Opportunities
Moderator: Mark Cooke, ACLU of Washington
  • Rick Garza, WA State Liquor & Cannabis Board
  • Chris Baumgartner, WA State Department of Health
  • Rion Ramirez, The Suquamish Tribe
  • Alexes Harris, UW Department of Sociology
12:30-1:30 Lunch (provided) and Poster Session. Time for attendees to meet informally over lunch and view posters.
1:30-2:45 Marijuana and Public Health
Moderator: Caleb Banta-Green, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
  • Staci Hoff, WA State Traffic Safety Commission
  • Therese Grant, Fetal Alcohol & Drug Unit, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
  • Beatriz Carlini, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
2:45-3:00 Break
3:00-4:15 Marijuana Use: Prevention, Brief Interventions, and Treatment
Moderator: Dennis Donovan, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
  • Kevin Haggerty, UW Social Development Research Group, School of Social Work
  • Denise Walker, UW Innovative Program Research Group, School of Social Work
  • Susan Stoner, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute
4:15-4:30 Concluding Remarks
Dennis Donovan, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute

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Sponsored by the UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute with funding from I-502 and the McCoy Endowment
Contact: adai@uw.edu   ·   http://adai.uw.edu/mjsymposium/  ·   updated 3/2016