Dr. Ira Price
Assistant Clinical Professor, Emergency Medicine, McMaster University
Ira is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine through the Department of Internal Medicine at McMaster University. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons trained in Emergency Medicine, with a Fellowship in Sports Medicine. For the past five years Dr. Price has been a leader in the clinical application of cannabinoids. In 2011, Ira founded Synergy Health Services, the first clinic in Ontario dedicated solely to evaluating patients for the use of Medical Cannabis. Synergy is now leading the way in wellness, providing patients and clients natural alternatives to opioids and other pharmacological therapies. He then founded the Medical Cannabis Journal Club of Hamilton; the first accredited Medical Cannabis Journal Club in Ontario.