Dr. Mark Ware

speaker Dr Mark Ware

Director, Clinical Research, Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit, McGill University Health Centre

Biography

Associate Professor in Family Medicine and Anesthesia at McGill University. Director of Clinical Research in the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). Co-Director of the Quebec Pain Research Network. Executive Director of the non-profit Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids.

Dr. Ware’s primary research interests are in evaluating the safety and effectiveness of medicines derived from cannabis (cannabinoids). He is involved in population-based studies of the impact of pain on the population, and the evaluation of complementary therapies in pain and symptom management. Dr. Ware’s research is supported by the FRQ-S, CIHR, the Louise and Alan Edwards Foundation, and grants from pharmaceutical companies.