Johnny’s Ambassadors 3rd Annual Youth THC Prevention Conference – July 10 and 11, 2024

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Day 1 – Wednesday, July 10, 2024

8:00-8:15 Laura and John Stack, Johnny’s Ambassadors Youth THC Prevention
8:15-9:30 Dr. Susan Weiss, Director, Division of Extramural Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
9:30-10:45 9:30-10:45 Dr. Alexandra (Alex) Chisholm, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
10:45-12:00 Dr. Erik Messamore, Psychiatric physician, pharmacologist expert in marijuana and psychosis
12:00-1:00 Lunch and action planning
1:00-2:15 Dr. Deepak D’Souza, Professor, Yale School of Medicine
2:15-3:30 Dr. Bertha Madras, Professor, Harvard Medical School
3:30-4:45 Dr. Matthew Rossheim, Associate Professor, the University of North Texas
4:45-5:00 Laura Stack, Founder & CEO, Johnny’s Ambassadors Youth THC Prevention

Day 2 – Thursday, July 11, 2024

8:00-8:15 Welcome and kick off – Laura Stack
8:15-9:30 Carly Noelani Kajiwara, Director of Trainings, Stanford REACH Lab
9:30-10:45 Ciara Gregovich, Community Outreach Specialist, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
10:45-12:00 Dr. Mike Barnes, Chief Clinical Officer of Foundry Treatment Center
12:00-1:00 Lunch and action planning
1:00-2:15 Ryan Silberberg, Founder and Chief Recovery Specialist, The Sage Collaborative
2:15-3:30 Laura Stack, Founder & CEO of Johnny’s Ambassadors Youth THC Prevention
3:30-4:45 Brandi Welch, recovered from Cannabis-Induced Psychosis
4:45-5:00 Closing with Laura Stack

Please email me at [email protected] if you have questions! Love to all.