Blurring Lines of Supplements, Foods, Pharma & More

Location: Lower Level, South Pacific J

Friday, November 9 | 2-4pm

What defines the difference between a supplement, a food, and a drug? To consumers, it may not matter which type of pill they swallow so long as they feel better about their health. But regulators like to have bold lines to differentiate different health products. How do we capitalize on this combination opportunity?

  • Actionable steps suppliers and manufacturers can take to partner in the development, formulation, and delivery of efficacious supplement ingredients across product categories.
  • Case study: Can cannabis really succeed as a food, drug, supplement and street medicine?
  • What are the challenges in developing and marketing medical foods?


Jeffrey P. Hendricks

President M&M Labs/Chief Medical Advisor Alaska Spring Pharmaceutical
M&M Labs c/o Alaska Springs Pharmaceutica

Jeff Hilton

Co-Founder and CMO

Sean Murphy

Hempo Business Journal

Greg Stephens

Windrose Partners


Todd Runestad

Senior Editor
Informa Health & Nutrition