MAR 28, 2019 1:30 PM PDT

Using Cannabis: What You Need to Know to Get Started Safely

C.E. Credits: P.A.C.E. CE Florida CE
  • Palliative Patient Care Corp
      Dr. Kent Crowley has over 30 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry and clinical medicine. He obtained his Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of California, San Francisco; completed an ASHP Accredited Residency with Kaiser Permanente. He is an Advanced Fellow and Diplomat of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

      At Silver State Trading, a 40,000 sq.ft. Clean Green cultivation and production facility in Sparks, NV, Dr. Crowley serves as the Director of Research and Development, overseeing the production of Trokie® products and future patents. Dr. Crowley is the founder and creator of Trokie®, a patented buccal delivery system for cannabis (U.S. Patent No.: 9,675,656 B2) and runs the California operations for Trokie California Inc.

      Dr. Crowley serves as the Chief Medical Officer of the Palliative Care Corp, a clinic in Huntington Beach, CA that has treated over 3000 patients incorporating cannabis in disease state treatment and symptoms management, whether as a primary treatment or complementary to traditional and/or other modalities. He has recently published on this effort in Frontiers in Neuroscience, Aug 2018.

      Dr. Crowley is a member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians and on the Research Subcommittee, a member of the International Cannabinoid Research Society and a member of the Integrative Think Tank for University of California Irvine, Center for the Study of Cannabis.


    Cannabis continues to be legalized state by state in the USA and in countries around the world. Many people are seeking solutions to either their current medication regimen that is not adequately treating their condition or symptoms, or trying to get off of current prescription medications for a myriad of reasons. This presentation will help the attendee’s understand how to safely incorporate cannabis into a treatment regimen that may allow them to improve their quality of life, decrease or eliminate other prescription medication and do it safely. We will discuss the importance of the route of administration and product formulations have on treatment outcomes, common adverse events and some treatment protocols and case studies.

    Learning Objectives: 

    1. List three medical conditions that cannabis has successfully helped or treated.
    2. Describe the importance of formulation and route of administration has on the onset and duration of action of cannabis in humans

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