OhioMHAS Calendar

Getting Into the Weeds on "Medical" Marijuana: An Addictionologist's Perspective
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, August 20, 2020 8:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Substance Use Disorder
Description:

This presentation will provide an overview of so-called "medical" marijuana in Ohio. Participants will review the basic pharmacology of the two major compounds found in marijuana and understand the effects of marijuana on health. There will be a discussion of federal and Ohio law regarding cannabinoids. The presentation will also cover potentially challenging elements of recommending cannabinoids for medical use.

Learning Objectives:

1) Review the pharmacology of the two major compounds found in marijuana.

2) Describe the main effects of marijuana on health.

3) Discuss Federal and Ohio law related to recommending cannabinoids for medical use.

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Owned by Robert Reynolds On Tuesday, July 28, 2020