Introduction To Prescribing Medicinal Cannabis

This course serves as an introduction to medicinal cannabis for medical practitioners and aims to provide a basic understanding of the therapeutic properties of medicinal cannabis and its potential application in chronic pain management, palliative care, multiple sclerosis, CINV, and epilepsy.

This course aims to provide medical practitioners with a basic understanding of the endocannabinoid system, pharmacology, mechanisms of action, adverse effects, drug interactions, treatment considerations, dosing, titration and the prescribing process in Australia.

On completion of this seminar, medical practitioners will access practical case studies developed by Dr. Towpik to help develop the necessary skills to confidently assess and advise patients regarding the suitability of medicinal cannabis based on each individual case.

This course is designed for: 

  • General Practitioners
  • Health professionals
  • Specialists
  • Allied health practitioners
  • Nurses

 

(An application for RACGP QI&CPD accreditation under category 2 has been submitted and is currently pending.)

Register via External Site

22 Oct

Mon, 22 Oct 2018, at 12:00 AM
Repeat thick
Continuous
Online Event
180

RACGP

6 Category 2 Points

About Medihuanna

At MediHuanna we strive to provide comprehensive, non-biased and easy to understand medicinal cannabis education for health professionals. Our goal is to educate health professionals in the safety requirements of prescribing by providing practical training courses to the medical community. Our accredited, science-based medicinal cannabis education will help medical practitio...