Navigating Cannabis in Clinical Practice

Program Information

This 6-module, in-depth certificate level education program explores the endocannabinoid system, reviews legislation in Canada including the authorization process for medical cannabis. The program also examines all evidence supporting cannabis use, the precautions clinicians should consider before initiating therapy, and recommendations for monitoring cannabis use. The final module introduces medical and recreational patient cases offering participants the opportunity to apply their learning to practice.

CannaConnect offers a range of educational resources and tools to expand one’s medical cannabis knowledge. CannaConnect and MDBriefCase have collaborated to provide a unique learning experience for those looking to enhance their medical cannabis education and take control of their health and well-being.

For CannaConnect members, a discounted rate is offered for the “Navigating Cannabis in Clinical Practice” course. Please use the following code to receive 20% off the cost of the program:

CANCC20

Program price with discount code applied:

$649 $519.20 + HST

How to use the promo code:

  1. On the details page, click Purchase Course to add the program to your shopping cart.
  2. In your shopping cart, enter the code and click Add Code to see the discount applied.
  3. Continue with the checkout to gain access to the program.

Accreditation

This continuing education lesson is designed primarily for pharmacists and has been accredited by the Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) for 9 CEUs.

CCCEP File Number: 1066-2020-2981-I-P

This learning opportunity is open to all patients and health care providers including physicians, pharmacists and nurses looking to expand their medical cannabis knowledge.

Faculty

Carlene Oleksyn, BSc (Pharm), CDE

Claude Cyr, MD

Michael Boivin, B. Pharm., CDE, CTE, CTH

Michael Kani, BSc, MSc, BSPhm, RPh, PharmD

With special appreciation to Mary-Ann Fitzcharles, MD, FRCPC, and the Canadian Rheumatology Association.

Learning Objectives