Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Course Description & Information:

  • Marijuana, and cannabinoids in general, are quickly moving from the taboo realm to that of a multitude of potential legitimate medical applications. This course will discuss the demographics of “legalized pot,” its historic anecdotal uses, and its current-day applications in several disease states. In addition, there will be discussion regarding some unrealized, but potentially beneficial clinical uses.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-17-023-L01-P, IRD: 5-1-2017. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives:

  • Explain what “marijuana” is.
  • Differentiate between “marijuana” and “cannabinoids”.
  • Discuss the historical uses of marijuana.
  • Identify the mechanisms of action of cannabinoids, both for recreational and medical uses.
  • Explain the pharmacology of cannabinoids pertaining to their potential medical applications.
  • Project some potential future uses of medical marijuana.


Course Credit: 2 Contact Hours

Accreditations: View Course Accreditations

Who Should Attend:

Pharmacists, Dietitians, Nursing professionals (nursing pharmacology hours offered), Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Full attendance.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and evaluation.

How to Take a Live Online Seminar: View Tutorial

11/07/2017 Medical Marijuana 10:30 AM-12:30 PM CST
Price: $35 (or Free with Membership)
11/07/2017  Medical Marijuana 10:30 AM-12:30 PM CST

Not able to attend? Take as an on-demand seminar