details and registration information

Jonathan Kost, MD
Medical Director, Hartford Hospital Pain Treatment Center
Medical Director, Spine & Pain Institute at MidState Medical Center
Board Certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology
Member, Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Medical
Marijuana Advisory Board
A free symposium for
healthcare providers
Algis Domeika, RPh
Dispensary Manager/Pharmacist, Prime Wellness of Connecticut
Member, Connecticut Pharmacists Association
Robert J.T. Britt, Esq.
Principal, Rome McGuigan, P.C.
Thirty years of experience in criminal law, including former Assistant
State’s Attorney, former Chairman of the Connecticut Bar Association’s
Criminal Justice Section, Co-Chairman of the Hartford County Bar
Association’s Criminal Justice Committee
Medical Uses, Legal Implications
and Practical Guidelines
Mary Alice Moore Leonhardt, Esq.
Principal, Rome McGuigan, P.C.
Concentration on healthcare, employment, special needs and elder law
and litigation, with extensive trial experience before the state and federal
courts as well as numerous agencies and administrative offices
Thursday, January 22, 2015
5 pm to 8:30 pm
John Gadea, Jr.
Hartford Hospital
Education & Resource Center
Heublein Hall, 560 Hudson Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Director, Drug Control Division, Connecticut Department of
Consumer Protection
Oversight of state Prescription Monitoring Program and
Medical Marijuana Program
Address Service Requested
HH-DM-7564 Dec14
80 Seymour Street
P.O. Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Board Administrator, Commission of Pharmacy
1. Identify legal implications to participating in
Connecticut’s medical marijuana program.
2. Describe process of how physicians and other
providers register into the program.
5 to 6 PM
3. Practice Gap Objective:
Explain which patient population may benefit
from medical marijuana use.
Registration is required, contact:
Sandi Beggs
860.972.2390 | [email protected]
Free and secure adjacent parking
Hartford Hospital Employee garage
500 Hudson Street, Hartford, CT 06106
CME credits will be awarded
Sponsored in part by Prime Wellness
of Connecticut
Continuing Medical Education
Hartford Hospital is accredited with the Connecticut State
Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for
physicians. Hartford Hospital designates this educational
activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 credit (s).
Conflict of Interest Policy
All faculties participating in CME activities sponsored by
Hartford Hospital are required to disclose to the program
audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to
the content of their presentations. Program planners have an
obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share
with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent
commercial bias from influencing the content.
6 PM
Registration and buffet dinner
Andrew L. Salner, MD
Medical Director, Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Hartford Hospital
6 to 6:30 PM
Medical Marijuana: Indications, Efficacy, Toxicity
Jonathan Kost, MD
6:30 to 7PM
The Dispensary Experience: The Role of the Pharmacist
Algis Domeika, RPh
7 to 7:30 PM
Medical Director, Hartford Hospital Pain Treatment Center
Dispensary Facility Manager, Prime Wellness of Connecticut
Legal Implications for Certifying Physicians
Robert Britt, Esq.
Rome McGuigan, P.C.
Mary Alice Moore Leonhardt, Esq.
Rome McGuigan, P.C.a
7:30 to 8PM
Connecticut’s Medical Marijuana Program:
How It Works
John Gadea, Jr.
8 to 8:10PM
A Patient Perspective
8:10 to 8:30PM
Director, Drug Control Division, Department of Consumer Protection
State of Connecticut