HEAART Discussion Series – Cannabis and Holistic Health (DC) March 11 2020
An interdisciplinary round table discussion at the intersection of medicine, the humanities, social sciences, and the arts.
About this Event
The GW Office of Integrative Medicine and Health, AIM Health Institute, and LabX of the National Academy of Sciences invite you to join us for HEAART—Healing Education Art Advocacy Round Table. HEAART is a new discussion series to bring together healthcare practitioners, advocates, administrators, and, most importantly, patients to explore pressing issues of healthcare through holistic interdisciplinary discussion and engagement. These events are free and open to the public.
The topic will be “Cannabis and Holistic Health.” The moderators are J.D. Talasek and Mikhail “Misha” Kogan, MD.
JD is the director of Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS), in Washington, D.C. CPNAS is focused on the exploration of the intersections between science, medicine, technology, and visual culture. Misha is the medical director of the GW Center for Integrative Medicine, founder and executive director, ex-officio of AIM Health Institute, and an assistant professor of Medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
The panelists are:
Paula Querido Kahn, MS, OTR/L, is an occupational therapist and Reiki practitioner at Takoma Wellness Center and a healthcare consultant specializing in medical cannabis education
Rebecca Hoffberger, founder, director, and principal curator of the American Visionary Art Museum
Patricia Frye, MD, integrative cannabis specialist and founder of Takoma Park Integrative Care, chief medical officer of HelloMD, and certified in cannabis science and medicine
Kathy L. Bell, PhD, caregiver, and patient
Please remember to bring a photo ID.
A networking reception will follow the event.