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Mike Barnes

Mike Barnes

Mike Barnes

Professor of Neurology & Medical Cannabis Expert, Chair of the Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society and Maple Tree Consult
Professor Mike Barnes is a neurologist and has been working with cannabis for 20 years. First with GW Pharma on Sativex development and more recently producing a report for the All Party Group on Drug Policy. He then went on to organise the first cannabis prescription in the UK for Alfie Dingley. In November 2018 he founded the Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society. He established a medical cannabis consultancy with Hannah Deacon (Maple Tree Consultancy) in 2020 and the founded the Cannabis Industry Council this year. He has lobbied and spoken widely on cannabis in the national media and on many different platforms.