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Medical Marijuana: Understanding the Evidence

posted Mar 20, 2014, 10:51 AM by Edwin Rodriguez
Medical Marijuana:
Understanding the Evidence for Therapeutic Application & Navigating the New Law

Medical marijuana has become an important area of study in healthcare. Doctors and healthcare professionals must understand the medical, legal, social and political issues to best respond to their patients’ questions and attend to their needs. This content which includes legal and medical perspectives is not intended to encourage or dissuade the use of medical marijuana, but is to provide a balanced portrayal of the research in this area.

Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Location: Berkshire Hills Country Club, 500 Benedict Road, Pittsfield, MA

Time: 5:00 pm: registration & light supper; Program: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Presenters: Jennifer Michaels, MD, Richard M. Evans, Attorney, Michael D. Cutler, Attorney

Credits/Contact/Clock Hours: 3 CME, NP, PA, substance abuse counselors, nursing, LMHC, SW, psychologists, medical assistants, registered dieticians.

Educational Level: Intermediate

Registration Fee: $50 by March 19, 2014; Late/Walk in Registration: $60

Fee Includes: Light supper, course materials, certificate of completion

General Public Fee: $30. Pre-registration is required.

Edwin Rodriguez,
Mar 20, 2014, 10:51 AM