Last updated on: 9/26/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Claude Vaney, MD Biography

Title:
Medical Director of the Neurological Rehabilitation and MS Centre in Switzerland
Position:
Pro to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

“Cannabis can be an effective alternative for patients that do not respond to ordinary drugs.”

International Week on MS (multiple sclerosis conference), Basel, Switzerland, Sep. 14, 1999

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Medical Director of the Neurological Rehabilitation and MS Centre
  • Chief Specialist in Neurology, FMH, Berner Klinik Montana, Switzerland
  • Lecturer, International Association for Cannabis as Medicine
  • President, Rehabilitation In Multiple Sclerosis (RIMS)
  • Board Member, the Swiss MS Society
  • Study of the effects of capsulated cannabis extract in 57 patients with multiple sclerosis
Education:
  • MD, School unknown
Other:
  • None found