Join us as we bring hospitals, health systems and medical groups together to discuss new innovative medical cannabis-based therapies and treatments to help patients with serious health issues and diseases. This meeting will assist and aid community healthcare providers and medical professionals with knowledge, research and access to cannabis-based medicines, practices and services. Our program will educate and empower healthcare providers, more importantly provide the means of integrating and applying cannabis medicines within existing practices.
There is a growing body of research supporting cannabis for medical purposes. Studies and anecdotal evidence suggest cannabis can be used for various medical conditions including debilitating and neuropathic pain, chronic nerve injury, cancer-related treatments, Parkinson's disease, PTSD, epilepsy, gastrointestinal, mental health and more.
We will further address opioids in medical practice, this topic is important and has become a highly profile public health issue. Discussion topics will cover a range of issues, including opioid addiction and alternative therapies, particularly to primary care providers that maintain and monitor patients on chronic opioid therapy.
Join expert presentations and panel discussions on medical cannabis therapies and more. Thought provoking speakers will present their research and development, technologies and services in an ever growing medical cannabis-related economy.
Who Should Attend:
Hospitals, Health Systems/Medical Groups
Medical Directors, Physicians, Clinicians, Nurse Executives, Health Care Providers, Physician Executives, Health Practitioners, Neurologists, Therapists and Department Heads with responsibilities in:
Immediate; Family Physicians, Physician Advisors, General Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners, Pain Physicians, Pediatric, Geriatric, Behavioral Therapists, Psychiatric, Addiction Specialists, Alternative Care Therapists, Health and Wellness Specialists, Caregivers, Regulators and Policymakers.
Origins and History of the Cannabis Plant
The History of Cannabis as Medicine
The History and Culture of Cannabis in U.S.
Debunking Reefer Madness / Shifting the Stigma
Overview of Endocannabinoid System (ECS)
Cannabis 101: Anatomy and Science behind the Plant
Molecular Biology and Clinical Therapeutics of Botanical Medicines
Cannabis Law, Legislation and Affairs
Mass Medical Cannabis Law, Legislation and Affairs
Cannabis Medicine, Clinical Applications
Cannabis in Chronic Pain, Illness and Inflammation
Cannabis and Addiction: Combating the Opioid Crisis
Cannabis use in Geriatric Population, Therapeutic Potentials
Cannabis use in Pediatric Population, Therapeutic Potentials
Breakthrough Pain and Quality of Life in Cancer Patients
Call to Veterans, PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injuries
Neurodegenerative Diseases and Related Disorders
Cannabis in Mental Health, Behavioral Disorders
Dosing Strategies, Forms and Delivery Systems
Potential Side Effects and Drug Interactions
Multi-Collaborative on: Administration Methods,
Dosing Considerations and Adverse Reactions
Innovative Practice Designs and Products
Best Practices and New Innovative-Based Therapies
Integrated vs Specialty Medical Practice Design
Pharmacy Practice Model
Role of Pharmacists in Cannabis Medicine
Patient Service Model, Experience and Administration
The integrity of what healthcare providers offer clients lies solely on who they are – reputable holistic-minded health practitioners.
Our speakers are just that, successful practicing physicians and providers that will assist and provide existing practices the medical knowledge and answers surrounding medical cannabis. With a seasoned group of healthcare professionals and educators who know how to dissect studies, interpret findings and deliver practical content they will discuss the nuances and benefits involving medical cannabis and the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) with a provider perspective. This program is to help physicians, clinicians and medical groups gain the insight and knowledge about medical cannabis.
Get answers on how to better serve your patients when it comes to medical cannabis therapies and treatments;
If the goal is to truly help and benefit clients to optimal health and wellness, providers owe it to themselves and those they treat to become more knowledgeable and familiar with medical cannabis.
The federal government states cannabis is an illegal schedule 1 drug with no benefit, yet we know more than half the US has approved it and more are benefiting everyday….more healthcare providers need to be knowledgeable!
Our conference is an educational and interactive forum of like-minded healthcare professionals and businesses. We will have peer-to-peer networking functions and opportunities for all in attendance. We look forward to seeing and hosting you this Fall. Please register to secure your seat!
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