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Minister for Health announces funding for Medical Cannabis Access Programme.

Updated: 2nd February 2021

The Minister for Health, Deputy Stephen Donnelly has announced that the Medicinal Cannabis Access Programme (MCAP) has been added to the HSE Service Plan for 2021, a move that will enable the funding and delivery of the MCAP this year. The MCAP was established through legislation passed in 2019 but has not been made operational as yet.

Research Request - TCD study investigating experiences of young adults diagnosed with epilepsy

**Update 8/1/20 - Jennifer has been in touch that she now has a full compliment of people in order to carry out her study.**

Trinity College Dublin student Jennifer Wallton is currently conducting a study which is seeking feedback from people with epilepsy who were diagnosed with the condition in young adulthood.