Medical Conference - Congrès Médical 

Hybrid Event – Live & Virtual
Cité du Vin | 134 Quai de Bacalan, 33000 Bordeaux (view map)

A one-of-a-kind, immersion encompassing elements of lifestyle and medicine that speak directly to all medical communities at large. We are offering continuing education on integrative and functional medicine, experts actively practicing in plant based research and scientific presentations on outcomes, healthcare provider health and wellness, practice design, tech, fashion, music and more!

Presented by Medical Resource Association and Science in the City International.
Graciously Hosted and underwritten by Timothy L. Beury and Kristen M. Beury 

Importance of Attending Medical and Scientific Conferences

Meet fellow researchers, doctors and inspiring experts in the medical, clinical and healthcare field.

Join us! RSVP Now to reserve your in-person or virtual seat in the Thomas Jefferson Auditorium at The City of Wine (La Cité du Vin) in Bordeaux, France. We welcome with open arms all medical professionals, their clinical teams as well as the savvy administrative staff to a special day of continuing education.

the venue

City of Wine Museum (La Cité du Vin) is one of Bordeaux’s most iconic venues.

Auditorium Thomas Jefferson La Cité du Vin

Opened in 2016, the museum was conceived by a public-private partnership and is dedicated to exploring the world’s wine cultures and civilizations. American Friends of La Cité du Vin made the first commitment to funding the Thomas Jefferson Auditorium, named after the famous wine loving American President, who helped to foster and enrich Franco-American relations. The museum has hosted 2 million visitors, with almost half coming from abroad. Audio guides are available in French, English, Dutch, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, and Chinese.

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venue La Cite du Vin

Who should attend?

Welcome Functional and Integrative Medicine Practitioners

Medical Professionals Seeking Improved Patient Outcomes through incorporating Plant Based Therapeutics into their practice:

Physicians, Pharmacists, RD’s, ARNP, RN, PA-C, Certified Health and Wellness Coaches, Ancillary providers and administration from all medical specialties, including, but not limited to family medicine, internal medicine, chiropractic, osteopathy, naturopathy, cardiology, oncology, immunology, endocrinology, urology, gynecology, geriatrics, pediatrics, lifestyle medicine, integrative medicine, functional medicine, physiatry, podiatry, surgery, neurology, psychiatry, and rheumatology. 

The relevancy of nutritional and plant based medicine throughout the patient care spectrum makes this conference an extraordinary medical education opportunity for all allied health practitioners: physical therapists, occupational therapists, massage therapists, as well as those dedicated to empowering patients and clients to new emerging plant based therapies as well as whole food, plant-based dietary protocols for healing.

More about the event

Hear from the Experts

Learn from a range of experts in a variety of subject matter and multiple fields of medicine, as well as legal matters that impact your practice.

get valuable resources

Following the event, you will be able to download white papers and other information to have a resource to keep - available at your convenience.

enjoy better networking

Experience a cultural and clinical (and fun) based exchange like no other at La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux, France. You will not be disappointed!

Our team is pleased to extend this unique day of education and collaboration of like-minded medical professionals wanting to learn more about trending science and research in emerging plant-based medicines. Learn from a range of subject matter experts in multiple fields of medicine as well as legal matters that impact your practice. They will readily share their knowledge and you’ll hear about their journey into plant-based medicine. We are so incredulity honored and humbled to share their stories with you! It would be our privilege to host you and your staff to provide you with the unbiased science as well as evidence-based curriculum along with best legal practices. We’ll offer you white papers and downloadable materials you may keep on file all available post-event plus the opportunity to meet international leaders in the industry conducting live research studies and actively treating and practicing medicine in their perspective countries. 

A cultural and clinical evidence-based exchange like no other! 

You’ll have the opportunity to learn laugh (hopefully) and network with your fellow colleagues in a prestigious and community rooted location, La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux. Our esteemed subject matter experts and faculty will save you pitfalls and the hundreds of hours of independent research and due diligence that we all demand before considering new and emerging therapies. It’s a must attend – cannot not miss historical event. 

We welcome all medical providers and professionals including Functional, Integrative as well as Lifestyle medicine board certified physicians and healthcare professionals. Plant the Seeds of Change in your patient practice and ultimately help patients within in your own community through joining our worldwide live lectures, summits, symposiums and conferences which are curated exclusively for licensed medical healthcare professionals, key industry leaders and trailblazers like yourself. We promise you will not be disappointed!  


Dr. Stephen Dahmer, Chief Medical Officer, Goodness Growth Holdings

Dr. Pascal Douek


Dr. Emese Simon, FAAPMR, DipABLM


Dr. Sabine Hazan, CEO, Ventura Clinical Trials CEO, Malibu Specialty Center


Stephen Dahmer, MD - cover- Keynote Speaker

Evidence Based Emerging Topics

Invest In You & your patient Outcomes by attending our full day of education and “medical” cultural exchange between US and European healthcare practitioners.

Faculty, Moderators, Topics & Panel Presentations:

Stephen M. Dahmer, MD, is a fellow of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, for over two decades he has studied the relationships between plants and people, working closely with diverse cultures and documenting their uses of plants and other integrative therapies. Since 2015, Dr. Dahmer has served as Chief Medical Officer of Vireo Health. Topics: (++TBA)

Dr. Pascal Douek Topics: Cannabis Médical et Douleur (Medical Cannabis & Pain) (++TBA)

Sabine Hazan, MD – Microbiome – Functional & Integrative Medicine – Cutting Edge and Latest Microbiome Science and Research

Emese Simon, MD, FAAPMR, DipABLM is a double board certified physician (PM&R + Diplomate in Lifestyle Medicine) As a pain specialist, she lectures internationally and works in her private practice as well as serving as the Chief Medical Director of Maine General Hospital’s Physical Rehabilitation Unit in the USA. Topics: Enhancing recovery from injuries, stroke, pain management (back pain, disc pathologies). Prevention of chronic diseases as well as her professional journey with patients’ recovery from devastating injuries.


Adélaïde Georges-Picot


Emilie Lemoine, Operations Manager, The Hemp Concept


Jamie Spann, Founder and Chief Executive Officer Business Savvy Physcian

Timothy Beury, Chief Financial Officer at Medical Resource Association


We welcome the talented Cellist Anna Berkes as our special musical guest, traveling from the USA to perform live for our event.


The ECS – This New Field of Science Will Change Medicine Forever: Part I Introducing the Endocannabinoid System

CBD Science Based Medicine

Entheogenic Medicine

Cannabis Médical et Douleur

Une entrée dans la pharmacopée française laborieuse

L’expérimentation et ses résultats : quelle suite pour le cannabis médical en France

Une politique répressive au détriment de la santé publique

Succès et écueils des expériences internationales : quel recul, quelles conclusions ?

Cannabis thérapeutique : légaliser, encadrer, protéger

Cannabis thérpaeutique et douleurs neuropathique

Cannabis thérapeutique et épilepsie pharmaco-résistantes

Cannabis thérapeutique et cancer

Cannabis thérapeutique et soins palliatifs

What’s Diet Got to Do With It? Basic and Clinical Science Behind Diet and Mental Health

Agenda/Topics/Speakers subject to change without notice

Empowering principles

We believe in the miracle of Western & Natural Plant Based Medicines and support the science and research behind both.

We encourage Plants Over Pills as a first line of treatment.

We support whole plant medicine research.

We have science proving the medical power of Cannabis and Entheogenic medicines. 

We are actively working in communities to restore our right to the Cannabis plant. 

We wish to empower medical professionals with access to the science and research.

We want to see patients and providers gain access to these medications legally.

Together “we” create change and are ultimately the power of people. 

Medical Symposium Summary

We are excited to enlighten, empower and encourage you as you learn ahead of the rest on emerging evidence-based topics. You will walk away with a knowledge base on plant-based medicine and how others are effectively incorporating functional, integrative and lifestyle medicine backed by cutting-edge research and science into practice. Our ultimate goal is to provide a blueprint for medical professionals wanting to achieve complete healing and longevity for themselves as well as their patients through this powerful day of education!

Created by the team at Medical Resource Association, comes a one-of-a-kind intimate full day immersion encompassing elements of lifestyle and medicine that speak directly to the various medical communities at large. We are offering continuing education on integrative and functional medicine, experts actively practicing in plant based research and scientific presentations on outcomes, healthcare provider health & wellness, practice design, tech, and more!

our commitment to your health

We are committed to providing our guests with the peace of mind by taking every precaution with the highest safety standards. To ensure the wellbeing of all our guests and team members, we ask everyone to work together to keep each other safe. To learn more about our health and safety protocols, please visit:


Supporting quality live events will help us all! We are passionate about sharing emerging science and research within specific fields and grow markets in a sustainable and professional manner.

We are excited to share a number of exclusive sponsorship options designed to meet your company’s strategic brand outreach and financial goals. Below we have listed out for you the remaining sponsorship opportunities for our live (in-person) and live streaming medical conference at the in Bordeaux, France on October 1, 2022.

Science in the City Bordeaux is an event allowing brands to get up close and personal with their beloved medical and healthcare providers. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Exhibiting is an excellent opportunity to present information about your organization and to develop new contacts. In addition, there are many ways to further enhance your company’s presence through support opportunities that will give you the chance to increase your business and to reach physicians and other healthcare professionals.

If you are a prospective commercial exhibitor and you are interested in exhibiting with us in the future, please sign up for eblasts regarding future opportunities.


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