MAR 29, 2018 6:00 AM PDT

Medical Cannabis - A Pharmacist's Journey from Sceptic to Advocate

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Abstract

Paul will discuss his journey from a cannabis skeptic several years ago to being a major advocate for the medical use of cannabis as a treatment option.

He will discuss such areas as:

  • Cannabis safety statistics compared to other drugs
  • Where cannabis sits on the addiction scale
  • Pharmacokinetics comparing smoked versus oral
  • Drug interactions of cannabis
  • Indications for medicinal cannabis and the evidence base
  • Research into new medical uses
  • Dosage forms

Learning Objectives:

  • Medical uses of cannabis
  • Cannabis pharmacokinetics and the difference between smoked and oral

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MAR 29, 2018 6:00 AM PDT

Medical Cannabis - A Pharmacist's Journey from Sceptic to Advocate



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