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Plant. Drug. Medicine – A Clinical review of Cannabis and Cannabinoids Workshop

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Abstract

Canada has a booming cannabis industry; those involved or planning to be involved in the clinical care of patients using cannabis need to have an understanding of how cannabis, cannabinoids and cannabis terpenes interact with our physiology.

Course Outline

Intro to cannabis (Phenotypes, Chemotypes, Cannabinoids, Terpenes and Flavonoids)

The Endocannabinoid System and Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome

Prescribing and obtaining legal cannabis in Canada

Dosage, Safety, Adverse Effects, Methods of Administration, Pharmacokinetics, Synergy, Contraindications, Drug Interactions.

Case studies

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for those who wish to gain a comprehensive understanding of cannabis from a clinical perspective. It is ideal for those working with patients who are thinking about or are taking cannabis regularly; Patient Educators, Clinic Coordinators, Pharmacists, Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Osteopaths, and Naturopaths.