Symposium on Marijuana Research
in Washington

"A UW and WSU Joint Effort"

Friday, May 18, 2018 | 9:00am-4:30pm
Agenda

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Time

Program and Speakers

8:00-9:00 am

Registration sign-in & Coffee

9:00-9:15 am

Opening Remarks: Marijuana Research in Washington

Dennis Donovan (UW ADAI), Michael McDonell (WSU), Bia Carlini (UW ADAI)

9:15-9:45

Keynote: Bob Ferguson

Washington State Attorney General

9:45-10:00 Updates on UW and WSU Marijuana Research Activity
10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-12:00

Marijuana and Vulnerable Populations

  • Therese Grant, UW Fetal Alcohol & Drug Unit
  • Dale Willits, WSU Pullman, Criminal Justice & Criminology
  • Celestina Barbosa-Leiker, WSU Nursing
  • Carrie Cuttler, WSU Pullman, Psychology

  • Moderator: Michael McDonell, WSU Elson S. Floyd School of Medicine
12:00-1:00 pm

Lunch (provided)

Opportunity for attendees to meet informally over lunch.

1:00-2:30

Cannabis: Therapeutic Potential

  • Nephi Stella, UW Pharmacology
  • Michele Bedard-Gilligan, UW Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Michael Morgan, WSU Vancouver, Psychology

  • Moderator: Jeanne Kohl-Welles, King County Council
2:30-2:45

Break

2:45-4:15

Marijuana Use & Other Substances: Substitution, Combination, or Both?

  • Christine Lee, PhD, UW Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Gillian Schauer, PhD, MPH, UW Public Health
  • Bia Carlini, PhD, MPH, UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute

  • Moderator: Kevin Haggerty, UW Social Work
4:15-4:30 pm

Discussion & Closing Remarks

Dennis Donovan, ADAI