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Parent/Community Event with Speaker Dr. Ayonride

Free Parent/Community Event at Holy Cross
Posted on 10/03/2018
Dr. Ayonride - Speaker 2018/19 Speaker Series on Teen Mental Health

Dr. Deji Ayonrinde


Session 1: Cannabis and the Adolescent Brain

Thursday October 4th, 2018 at 7:00pm, Lecture Theatre

Holy Cross CSS
1085 Woodbine Rd.
Kingston, Ontario
K7P 2V9

Admission is free. Open to all parents, caregivers or community members who want to learn more.

Dr. Oyedeji (Deji) Ayonrinde is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario. Dr. Ayonrinde has been actively involved in cannabis awareness and knowledge translation initiatives with educational institutions, armed forces, police, justice, and frontline health professionals. His clinical team recently received the ‘Kingston Health Sciences Centre Award for Knowledge’ for innovative knowledge translation activities regarding cannabis and psychosis. Dr. Ayonrinde has contributed to public cannabis awareness through print and electronic media including parliamentary press and the CBC. He is recognised by Health Canada as a cannabis awareness expert and has contributed to a number of Health Canada digital and online cannabis literacy initiatives.