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The Ohio State University Medical Ethics Conference


Ethics of Medical Marijuana in the Context of Pain and Opioid Epidemic

Thursday, October 5 and Friday, October 6, 2017


Keynote speakers:

David Casarett, Hagop Mekhjian  Lecture

Chief of Palliative Care Services for Duke University, Health System
Chief of the Section of Palliative Care within Division of General Internal Medicine 
Author of Stoned: A Doctor's Case for Medical Marijuana

Kevin Sabet, Chauncey Leake Lectureship 
Director, Drug Policy Institute and Assistant Professor
University of Florida, College of Medicine, Division of Addiction Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
President, Policy Solutions Group, Inc.
Author of Reefer Sanity: Seven Great Myths About Marijuana

John John Peppin, Engelhardt Award Engelhardt 
Medical Director Pain, US Medical Affairs
Florham Park, New Jersey




Past Lecturers:
2016 - Farr Curlin, Rabbi Samuel Karff, Corinna Delkeskamp-Hayes
2015 - H. Tristram Engelhardt, Ruiping Fan and Leonard Jack Nelson




For more information contact Kelly Bolt at kelly.bolt@osumc.edu