Last updated on: 9/28/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Florian Strasser, MD Biography

Title:
Assistant Medical Director of Oncology and Palliative Medicine at the Swiss Society of Palliative Care
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Dec. 1, 2006

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Medical Director, Oncology and Palliative Medicine, Swiss Society of Palliative Care
  • Member, American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (ABHPM)
  • Member, European Association for Palliative Care Research Steering Committee, 2003-present
  • President, Swiss Institute of Applied Cancer Research (SIAK) Project Group, 2000
Education:
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certification, 1991
  • Swiss Physician Diploma, Medical School, University of Zürich, 1990
  • Medical School, University of Zürich, 1986
Other:
  • Presenter and co-author, “Oral Cannabis-Extract (CE) Versus Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) for Patients with Cancer-Related Anorexia (CRA): A Randomized, Double-blind,Placebo-Controlled Multicenter Study” for the Cannabis-In-Cachexia-Study-Group, May 31-June 3 2003