Time to Lead: The case for medical cannabis


  • 30/09/2019
    08:00 - 08:45
Developed nations are increasingly looking to medical cannabis as treatment for conditions such as chronic pain. Although UK doctors have been allowed to prescribe medicinal cannabis since November 2018, patients continue to report difficulties accessing the drug.

Is it time Britain took bolder action and lead from the front? What more can the UK do to help widen access to medical cannabis? Can the UK become a world leader in this area of innovative healthcare?

Panel subject to change.

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