2- Hour Medical Cannabis Course

EXTRA STEP ASSURANCE SUPPORTING CANNABIS EXPERTISE IS A NATIONAL PROVIDER FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION FOCUSED ON MEDICAL CANNABIS. WE ARE PROUD TO BE AN APPROVED EDUCATIONAL PROVIDER FOR THE OHIO*, PENNSYLVANIA AND MINNESOTA MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAMS FOR PHYSICIANS, PHARMACISTS AND NURSES.

2- Hour Medical Cannabis Course Dates:

Apr
25
Wed
Medical Use of Marijuana CME Course Certification ESA102 – Select from 2 Options: Live Event OR Webinar Option @ Hilton Columbus Easton Town Center
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
May
24
Thu
2-Hour Medical Cannabis Webinar – May 24, 2018 Course 102 @ online
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jun
21
Thu
2-Hour Medical Cannabis Webinar – June 21, 2018 Course 102 @ Online
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

*The content of this course is designed to assist physicians in both of the following as stated in the Ohio Revised Code Section 4731.301 Certificate to Recommend Medical Use of Marijuana and includes diagnosing qualifying medical conditions and treating qualifying medical conditions with medical marijuana, including the characteristics of medical marijuana and possible drug interactions as defined in the Ohio Revised Code Section 3796.01.

2- Hour Medical Cannabis Course Agenda:

History of Medical Cannabis

  • Introduction/History

Endocannabinoid Physiology

  • Endocannabinoid
  • Cannabinoid Receptors
  • Dysregulation of Endocannabinoid System

Phytocannabinoid Pharmacology

  • Phytocannabinoid

Recommending Cannabis as a Medicine: Dosing and Delivery

  • Qualifying Conditions
  • Recommending/Dosing
  • Delivery Methods

Cannabis Toxicology, Side Effects and Addiction Potential

  • Toxicology and Side Effects

Clinical Indications

  • Chronic Pain
  • Opioids / Addiction
  • PTSD

Q & A Session-“No Question Goes Unanswered.”

Hardware/Software Requirements

Windows – 2003 Server, Vista 32-bit/64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit/64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit/64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit/64-bit; Intel Core2 Duo CPU 2.XX GHz or AMD processor (2 GB of RAM recommended); JavaScript and cookies

Internet Browser – Internet Explorer – enabled 7, 8 (32-bit/64-bit), 9 (32-bit/64-bit), 10 (32-bit/64-bit), 11 (32-bit/64-bit); Chrome – Latest 32-bit/64- bit

MAC – OS 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10;

Processer – Intel (512 MB of RAM or more recommended) Internet Browser – Firefox must be the latest version.

Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality

Please see final activity for the policy on privacy and confidentiality that relates to this internet activity.

For Pharmacists: Pharmacists have up to 30 days to complete the evaluation and claim credit for participation so that information can be submitted to CPE Monitor as required.

Earn up to 2 hours of continuing education credit.
This activity is intended for physicians, pharmacists, advanced practice and registered nurses.
Call 833.322.8765 for more details