By means of the settlement, the College of Calgary and Sundial will work collectively to outline and implement analysis and medical research that meet the strategic objectives of each organizations. The events may also look to create alternatives to sponsor particular trainees and college for tasks associated to the development of the understanding of medicinal purposes of hashish and to safe partnership funding to determine analysis chairs and trainee sponsorships for particular analysis tasks.
“Early analysis into the attainable advantages of medicinal hashish reveals promise. This settlement with Sundial will put the College of Calgary on the forefront of the scientific development of medicinal hashish as a remedy possibility for a lot of medical circumstances,” stated Dr. Keith Sharkey, Interim Director, Hotchkiss Mind Institute. “Sundial’s method to rising hashish of their specialised cultivation modules makes them a robust companion for the College of Calgary, which wants a constant and high quality provide of hashish for analysis functions.”
Sundial and the College of Calgary will collaborate over the approaching months to develop tasks of mutual curiosity to each events. As soon as tasks are decided, the events will enter into separate Mission Agreements that can outline particular objectives and be ruled by commonplace medical trial protocols.
About Sundial Growers Inc.
Sundial Growers Inc. (“Sundial”) is a privately held, Alberta-based Well being Canada ACMPR-approved licensed producer of medical hashish. Sundial combines tried and true heartland farming practices with progressive horticultural strategies to develop a choose vary of hashish strains. Our focus is on producing constant hashish that our prospects can belief.
Sundial presently operates a 31,000 sq. foot manufacturing facility in Rocky View, Alberta, and has two separate manufacturing services in numerous levels of completion and licensing. By 2019, we count on to be one of many main hashish firms within the nation with a projected manufacturing of over 150 million grams of dry hashish and the power to course of over 30 million grams of hashish extracts.
In regards to the Hotchkiss Mind Institute
The Hotchkiss Mind Institute (HBI) on the College of Calgary consists of greater than 140 scientists and clinician-scientists who’re devoted to advancing mind and psychological well being analysis and training. The Institute’s analysis strengths, in Mind & Behaviour, Neural Harm & Restore and Wholesome Mind Getting older, are resulting in a greater understanding of the mind and nervous system and new therapies for neurological and psychological well being problems, geared toward enhancing high quality of life and affected person care. Extra details about the HBI will be discovered at hbi.ucalgary.ca.
In regards to the Cumming Faculty of Medication
The Cumming Faculty of Medication is a frontrunner in well being analysis, with a world repute for excellence and innovation in well being care analysis and training. We practice the following technology of well being practitioners, and take new therapies and diagnostic strategies from the laboratory to the affected person, all the time maintaining in thoughts our aim: Creating the Way forward for Well being.
The College of Calgary is a world mental hub positioned in Canada’s most enterprising metropolis. In our spirited, high-quality studying setting, college students thrive in applications made wealthy by analysis, hands-on experiences and entrepreneurial considering. Our technique drives us to be acknowledged as one in all Canada’s high 5 analysis universities, participating the communities we each serve and lead. This technique is known as Eyes Excessive, impressed by the college’s Gaelic motto, which interprets as ‘I’ll raise up my eyes.’ For extra info, go to ucalgary.ca/eyeshigh.