Adding New Medical Conditions - Medical Cannabis Program - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Adding New Medical Conditions 2017- Medical Cannabis Program

2017 Petitions to Add a New Medical Condition

Please refer to the petitions that were submitted and considered for the 2017 window below. Each condition has an accompanying issue brief, summarizing the condition, treatment options and available research on medical cannabis.

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Public Comments

Written public comments received through October 13, 2017:

2017 Review Panel on Adding New Conditions

Seven panel members met to review the petitions and hear public comment.


Heather Tidd, chairperson (patient advocate)
Susan Sencer, MD (health care practitioner with pediatric expertise)
Kerstin Lappen, CNS (health care practitioner)
Mikel Bofenkamp, Pharm.D. (member at large)
George Komaridis, Ph.D., LP (member at large)
Elizabeth Melton, JD (member at large)
Andrea Hillerud, MD (member at large)

Meeting Information

Review Panel on Adding New Conditions Meeting Information

The citizens’ review panel produced and submitted the 2017 Report to the Commissioner of Health (PDF) under Minnesota Rules 4770.4003, subp. 4(c).


Updated Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 04:55PM