Medical Cannabis Symposium – 21st September – University of Limerick


The University of Limerick will host a medical cannabis conference with the theme of patient and doctor perspectives. Speakers will include medical professionals, medical cannabis patients, families campaigning for greater access, as well as advocates of policy reform. The final panel of the day will facilitate a Q&A session open to all attendees. This is a free event and all are welcome!

Speakers include: Professor Mike Barnes, Professor David Finn, Dr Garrett McGovern, Tom Curran, Hannah Deacon, Adrienne Dempsey, Karen Gray, Peadar King, Gino Kenny TD, Alicia Maher, Noreen O Neill, Lisa Quarrell, Vera Twomey


21st September Saturday

Medical Cannabis Symposium
University of Limerick
Graduate Entry Medical School Building
12pm -5pm


Registration 12pm

12.30pm – 1.30pm

Chronic Pain, Cannabis and Me.

Prof. David Finn
Alicia Maher
Adrienne Dempsey
Sarah McFee

1.40pm – 2.40pm.

Parents Campaigning for Greater Access. Our Children’s Lives Matter.

Vera Twomey.
Karen Gray
Hannah Deacon
Lisa Quarrell
Noreen O’Neill


3.30pm- 4.45pm

After legislative Change in Ireland and Britain. What Next? Panel Discussion

Prof. Mike Barnes
Gino Kenny TD
Hannah Deacon
Tom Curran
Peader King
Dr. Garrett McGovern
Alicia Maher
Vera Twomey

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