Medical Cannabis: Treatment Opportunities and Challenges
Dr. Sasha Noe, DO, PhD, Founder and CEO, DrSashaNoe.com, LLC, Founder and Dean of MediCanna®️Academy; Host of MediCannaposium®️ and Cannaposium®️; Founding Chair and Faculty of the first ever Masters In Cannabinoid Therapeutics at LECOM, the largest medical school in the US; sub-investigator for Clinical Research of West Florida; Board of Trustee member of the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association; Past President and Board of Trustee for the Hillsborough County Osteopathic Medical Society. former Board Member and Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee for Florida Society of Cannabis Physicians.
The intricacies of the human immune system are involved in every major disease process in the body and the endocannabinoid system is ubiquitous in it’s actions as well. Dr. Sasha®️ will bring you a snapshot of what we know about how cannabinoids can be used to treat debilitating immune mediated disorders. This presentation will be provided to you from the vantage point of a cannabinoid immunologist and physician so you can be sure to walk away with valuable and applicable knowledge that will influence the way you think about medical cannabis treatment and how you approach treatment recommendations for your patients.
Dr. Sasha Noe, DO, PhD, is a dual doctorate, board-certified award-winning Family Medicine Physician and Researcher, Multi-Best Selling Author, International Speaker and Medical Cannabis expert. As the only known physician in the US who holds a PhD in molecular and cellular cannabinoid research from the University of South Florida’s College of Medicine for over two decades, it is her life’s goal to educate and consult with patients, physicians and the industry about medical cannabis while developing safe, maximally effective, therapeutic applications of cannabis and minimizing the use of opioids and other more harmful pharmaceuticals to improve overall health and wellness. She speaks extensively on the use of cannabis for inflammatory disorders, traumatic brain injury, neurologic and movement disorders, chronic pain and psychiatric disorders.
Dr. Sasha® is now also the Founding Chair of the Advisory Committee and Faculty for the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (LECOM) Masters in Cannabinoid Therapeutics program. As an alumni of LECOM, the largest medical school in the US, and given the fact she has been a leader, researcher, and educator in the medical cannabis field for almost 3 decades, her life’s work is truly culminating in advancing the field of medical cannabis, not only ‘from the bench to the bedside’ perspective in medicine and research, but also in educating, consulting mentoring and guiding the future experts in this exciting field!
Dr. Sasha®️ is undoubtedly one of the nation's leading experts in the field of medical cannabis and her award winning published research has contributed towards the advancement of the therapeutic potential for cannabis over the last two decades, being referenced nationally and worldwide in numerous scholarly articles and books.