EVENT: Mercy College To Host 14th Annual Research Symposium “Medicinal Use of Cannabis” On April 1st

“Medicinal Use of Cannabis”

Monday, April 1, 2019 • 12:30 – 4:30 pm Mercy College of Health Sciences 

Join Mercy College of Health Sciences on Monday, April 1, 2019, from 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm to dive deep into the multifaceted problem of cannabinoid usage in medicine. Prospective includes public health, biological action, usage in medicine, production, and future applications. Industry leaders from theDepartment of Public Health, University of Iowa, and MedPharm will speak on their expertise including an open Q&A session. Poster presentations will occur between sessions.

Participants will be able to describe the biological actions which occur when using medical cannabis, identify scope of usage in Iowa for medical cannabis, and explore future applications for medical cannabis. 

The 14th Annual Research Symposium is sponsored by the Mercy College Research Advisory Council and Mercy College Alumni Association.


Register To attend the 14th Annual Research Symposium "Medical Use of Cannabis" on April 1, 2019, please register here.

Submit an Abstract To participate in the poster presentation and submit your abstract, please register here. Poster awards for multiple categories available. Students are encouraged to participate.