Matron Inbal Sikorin is the Co-Founder and Chief Nursing Officer of NiaMedic. Prior to co-founding NiaMedic, Inbal was the Head Nurse of "Hadarim" nursing home at Kibbutz Na'an. There, Inbal founded a groundbreaking Medical Cannabis program for the elderly. For almost a decade, Inbal has been a world renown pioneer and expert in the Medical Cannabis field, treating and counseling thousands of patients over the years, with a special focus on exceptional treatment methods, developing treatment protocols and data analyses. Additionally, Inbal helped develop a Palliative Care Course for medical staff - a rich and comprehensive curriculum that has changed the world view of patient care and Medical Cannabis as a treatment option in nursing homes.
|2019||Geriatric medicine and medical cannabis||Abstract|
As population gets older, healthcare systems and governments are seeking for solutions to reduce healthcare costs and improve the quality of life of patients. With more than 10 years of clinical and research experience, and as the first to start treating older adults with cannabis, Inbal provides a very broad and interesting prospective regarding medical cannabis and its place as part of the overall medical care of patients.