Cannabis: Protecting Patients and Reducing Harm
At The Eleventh National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics, faculty from around the world and across the US will present on their state-of-the-art scientific and medical research findings and clinical experiences, as well as cutting edge legal strategies and organizing tactics. While accredited and intended for health care professionals, this conference will be of great benefit for patients, legal professionals, and the public who wish to educate themselves about this remarkable plant.
Thursday Medical Workshops:
Morning: Medical Cannabis Primer: The Healthcare Professionals’ Handbook (CME/CEU)
Afternoon: Extracts: Demystifying Oils, Tinctures, and Testing
Immediately prior to the main conference, on Thursday May 18th Patients Out of Time will offer continuing education workshops. Over the years our pre-conference workshops have given us the opportunity to partner with other, specialized organizations working on medical cannabis, including Veterans for Medical Cannabis Access and the American Cannabis Nurses Association. These workshops are suited for people at all levels, from the novice to the most seasoned. This year, we’re pleased to offer the following workshops on Thursday, May 18:
Legal Workshop: Issues in Defending Medical Cannabis Rights (All day – lunch included)
- 6.75 CLEs applied for, including 1 credit Ethics and 1 credit Recognition& Elimination of Bias
Morning Medical Workshop: Medical Cannabis Primer: The Healthcare Professionals’ Handbook (Morning only – lunch included)
- approved for 3 CMEs and 3 CEUs
Afternoon Medical Workshop: Extracts: Demystifying Oils, Tinctures, and Testing (Afternoon only – lunch is not included)
This interdisciplinary event will also offer excellent opportunities to network with colleagues, and to review new products, services, and information from our Exhibitors! If you’re interested in exhibiting at The Eleventh National Clinical Conference, download this form, fill it out, and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We negotiated an excellent room rate at the DoubleTree by Hilton Berkeley Marina, and we expect rooms to go quickly. Making your reservation using our group discount is easy. Just click here to get started.
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That group code is to be used when making reservations online as well as by phone. The phone number for reservations is: 800-559-4655
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REFUNDS: Our refund policy is as follows: Refund requests received before April 4th are eligible for a full refund minus a $50 handling fee. Refund requests received after April 4th and before April 20th may receive a 50% refund. No refunds are available for requests made after May 4th.
Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of UCSF and Patients Out of Time, UCSF is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians
Designation Statement: UCSF designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Total credits are allocated as follows: 6.75 to Friday, 6.75 to Saturday, 3 to the Healthcare Professionals Handbook Workshop, Thursday.
CEU Statement: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, BRN Provider #16044, for 12.65 contact hours (Friday + Saturday) and 3 contact hours (Thursday)
Disclosure: The educational content of the conference and the selection of the faculty are the responsibility of the course planning committee. All faculty and invited speakers participating in a UCSF sponsored CME activity have disclosed any relevant financial relationships with commercial support entities. All potential conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCMEs Update Standards for Commercial Support
To get an idea of what’s in store in 2017, check out these video highlights from previous years:
Fallout From Cannabis Prohibition – from the 2016 Patients Out of Time’s Conference in Baltimore, MD. Featuring Neill Franklin from LEAP (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition), Jeff and Chris Mizanskey, Dolores Halbin, and Paul Bregman. Heart rending tales of the legal abuse of victims in the war on marijuana.
Why Are We Poisoning Our Veterans? PTSD, TBI and Suicide – from the 2015 Patients Out of Time Conference in West Palm Beach, FL
Presenter Bryan Krumm, CPN,MSN,APRN-BC, with Veterans Perry Parks, Bob Jordan, and Jacques Stiegelman
Alan Silber, Michael Cutler & Connie Elkins McKelvey present legal issues regarding Healthcare Providers and Patients access to Herbal Cannabis. (Portland, OR, 2014)
Conference Highlights – 2015, West Palm Beach, Florida
Slideshow – 2016, Baltimore, Maryland
This slideshow was created using photographs from the acclaimed photographer David Sygall whose portfolio spans from iconic 1967 Jimi Hendrix images to the present.
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