Applied Health Economics and Health Policy

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 153–156 | Cite as

Medicinal Cannabis and the Tyranny of Distance: Policy Reform Required for Optimizing Patient and Health System Net Benefit in Australia

  • David Caldicott
  • Justin Sinclair
  • Lynnaire Sheridan
  • Simon Eckermann
Commentary

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

This commentary received no financial funding.

David Caldicott, Justin Sinclair, Lynnaire Sheridan and Simon Eckermann have no conflicts of interest. David Caldicott is a member of the ACT Medical Cannabis Advisory Group. Justin Sinclair, David Caldicott and Simon Eckermann are members on the Scientific Board of United in Compassion. Justin Sinclair is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of BioCeuticals.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The ANU College of Health & Medicine - The School of MedicineCanberraAustralia
  2. 2.Scientific Advisory Board, United in CompassionSydneyAustralia
  3. 3.School of Management, Operations and Marketing, Faculty of BusinessUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia
  4. 4.Australian Health Services Research InstituteUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia

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