Tuesday, May 4, 2010

May 8: 10-5pm, Detroit: Dr. Frank Lucido's Seminar for Physicians; PLUS future seminars...

May 8, Sat., 10-5pm, Detroit: Dr. Frank Lucido's Seminar for Physicians; PLUS future seminars for Physicians and Patients

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**May 8, Sat. 10-5pm; DETROIT, MI: Dr. Frank Lucido's Seminar for Physicians
by RSVP only to DrFrank@DrLucido.com
info below, and Facebook event page at:
(Although this Seminar is geared to physicians, interested Non-physicians may register by prior approval of Dr. Lucido)

**May 3-7: Medical Cannabis Consultations EAST LANSING, MI. area by appointment only
24 hr. toll-free message line 877-787-6900
Current records required

**June 5, Saturday: BERKELEY, CA: Berkeley Public Library 2-4pm Panel of Medical Cannabis Experts and Pioneers, TBA

**Next California Physicians Seminar, probably Fall, 2010

May 8, Saturday 10-5pm; Detroit, Michigan: Dr. Frank Lucido's Seminar for Physicians
Office of Matthew Abel, Attorney at Law
Cost: $250.00 per physician
by RSVP only to DrFrank@DrLucido.com

Please contact me directly if you are a doctor interested in attending either of these seminars or if you know of a doctor you believe would be interested in attending.
(Association of Independent Medical-Legal Consultants)AIMLegal Physician Locator:

Association of Independent Medical-Legal Consultants (AIMLegal)
Expert Witness quality physicians: Why not choose the best?
I am looking for a select group of physicians who wish to attend this one day course.
This will a limited enrollment.

Expert Witness Quality.
Preferably still practicing medicine besides medical cannabis (they tend to have more credibility as expert witnesses).
Ethical, the kind of person you'd send your Mom to.

12:30-2pm lunch break
2pm-5pm (6pm latest if need more time, especially for Q & A)
15 minute break in both halves of day.

$250.00 per physician

Suggested topics:
History of cannabis as medicine; historical, recent
Cannabis benefits, risks
Cannabis bio-chemistry, physiology
Methods of use
State and Federal laws
Medical-legal practice and ethics: why do ethics matter with a low-risk medicine?
Discussion on Risks to physicians
California report: Which doctors get investigated and why
Special cases: minors, elders, pregnancy, schizophrenia
Pioneers of Medical Cannabis: California, and elsewhere
Unconfirmed: Michigan Medical Cannabis Pioneers panel, TBA)

Confirmed speakers:

Matt Abel, Detroit attorney,
His practice, Cannabis Counsel, P.L.C., is entirely devoted to cannabis cases and clients. Mr. Abel's Detroit law office provides criminal defense of marijuana cases throughout Michigan. He is a lifetime member of the NORML Legal Committee and NACDL, and is a member of the Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan, the National Lawyers Guild, Americans for Safe Access, and the ACLU of Michigan legal committee.

Thomas M. Loeb, attorney in Farmington Hills, Michigan
Thomas Loeb is an experienced and dedicated trial lawyer who focuses his practice on criminal defense, divorce and family law, plaintiff's police misconduct, and grievance defense.
He is also member of the NORML Legal Committee, and and is knowledgeable on cannabis law.

Frank Lucido MD: Safe and Appropriate, Medical-Legal Medicine, Ethics
My main info will be what I have posted on several of my selected Blog postings at:http://drfranklucido.blogspot.com/
(Dr. Frank Lucido's Bully Pulpit: Everyone's Entitled to My Opinion)
especially then following, which I consider some of my AIMLegal core curriculum:
(Assignment: tell me the main points I was trying to make. I'll let you know if you got the points)

Open Letter to Oaksterdam University by Frank H. Lucido MD

Dr. Frank Lucido's Published Writings to date

Dr Lucido's Statement to the Medical Board of California 5/8/09

3 Things Money Can't Buy

Society of Cannabis Clinicians meets in L.A. 8/1/08

Why Are Credible Practice Standards Important?

The “Victory” of Raich: what patients have won

Broken Clock Right Twice a Day: O'Reilly Factor Appearance of Dr. Frank Lucido

Holding the Center

Credibility-Attorney Dennis Roberts' Testimonial

To be kept up to date on future events, sign up for my blog at:

Also see prior blog:
DrFrank's Medical Cannabis Seminars for Patients and Physicians: AIMLegal

O'Shaughnessy's online: Journal of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians
Current and Back issues linked online at this url.