CVMA National Issues Forum

The CVMA National Issues Forum is an annual event allowing members of the CVMA the opportunity to express their views on a topic of national interest in the veterinary community. Forum discussions have proven invaluable in exploring and formulating positions on issues important to the veterinary profession. All CVMA Convention delegates are eligible to attend this event, hosted annually during the CVMA Convention. 

2018 CVMA National Issues Forum: Therapeutic Use of Cannabinoids in Veterinary Medicine

The CVMA National Issues Forum will explore issues and challenges pertaining to the Therapeutic Use of Cannabinoids in Veterinary Medicine.

Expert speakers include:

  • Dr. Sarah Silcox, President and Director of the Canadian Association of Veterinary Cannabinoid Medicine (CAVCM)
  • Dr. Louis-Philippe de Lorimier, a veterinary medical oncologist and Veterinary Information Network (VIN) consultant, and
  • Dr. Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, a veterinary toxicologist and VIN consultant

Presentations will be followed by an interactive session including live polling and open discussions with the audience. The Forum takes place on Thursday, July 5, 2018 during the 2018 Canadian Veterinary Medical Associaiton Convention.

Past National Issues Forums