Honolulu Feb 2017: The Endocannabinoid System and Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis

February 10 & 11, 2017 in Honolulu, HI

At the Neal S. Blaisdell Center

Patients Out of Time presents two days of education and training on the endocannabinoid system and therapeutic uses of cannabis. Though designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals and accredited to provide continuing professional education, these courses are open to the general public and are accessible, highly informative, and of great interest to patients, caregivers, and anyone concerned with medical cannabis. Additional information about each day’s sessions available by clicking the links below. Register by scrolling down.

Note: access to the Hawaii Cannabis Expo is included with each registration.

Register for both courses and save $15! Use code: honolulu2day in the registration form.

Friday, February 10: The Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis:What Every Healthcare Professional Needs to Know
Time: 9am-4pm
Faculty: Mary Lynn Mathre, MSN, CARN
Contact Hours: 6 contact hours
Cost: $125 healthcare professionals seeking CEUs until February 9. Cost to register at the door on February 10 is $150. A syllabus will be provided for all attendees registering to claim CEU credits.

Saturday, February 11: Therapeutic uses of cannabis: from basic science to personalized treatments and practical dosing.
Time: 9am-2:45pm
Faculty: Donald Abrams, MD; Mara Gordon; Cristina Sanchez, PhD; Joe D. Goldstrich, MD, FACC
CME Credits:  3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Contact Hours: 3.4 contact hours.
Cost: $100 for doctors seeking CMEs (3.75 hours) / $80 for healthcare professionals seeking CEUs (3.4 hours) until February 9. Cost to register at the door on February 11 is $125 for doctors seeking CMEs / $105 for healthcare professionals seeking CEUs. A syllabus will be provided for all attendees seeking CMEs or CEUs.

Refunds: In cases of non-attendance (less $20.00 administrative handling fee), refunds will be provided upon notice to Patients Out of Time if received seven (7) days in advance of the seminar. After that time, no refunds will be given.

These seminars are sponsored by Patients Out of Time, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to educate all disciplines of health care professionals, their specialty and professional organizations, and the public at large about medical cannabis (marijuana).

For information call 434.260.3779 or email Laramie@medicalcannabis.com.

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Venue:  

Venue Phone: 808.768.5400

Venue Website:

Address:
777 Ward Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96814, United States

Description:
The Neal S. Blaisdell Center is Hawaii’s Community Center on the island of Oahu. We are conveniently located at the demographic center of Honolulu and our facilities are easily accessible from Waikiki hotels and shopping centers. Our venue contains many artesian springs that serve as tropical fish ponds that wind around the Arena and Exhibition Hall and provide a tranquil setting. The property is also known for its sweeping lawns and coconut tree groves which have existed since they were originally planted at the Ward Estate.

  • The Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis: What Every Healthcare Professional Needs to Know
    February 10, 2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    - Time: 9am-4pm. This timely and provocative seminar will include an overview of cannabis, the various cannabinoids (endogenous, phyto-cannabinoids and pharmaceutical cannabinoid products) and the newly discovered endogenous cannabinoid system (ECS) that is present in all humans. By understanding the ECS, it becomes more clear as to how and why cannabis is a safe and effective medication for a wide array of illnesses and conditions. The healthcare professional’s role in patient care and education regarding the safe use of cannabis, including ingestion methodologies and interactions with prescription opiates, will be discussed. State and federal laws regarding cannabis as medicine will also be presented.
  • Therapeutic uses of cannabis: from basic science to personalized treatments and practical dosing
    February 11, 2017
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    - Time: 9am-2:45pm Contact Hours: 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. UCSF designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been submitted to the Virginia Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Virginia Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Cost: $100 for doctors seeking CMEs (3.75 hours) / $80 for healthcare professionals seeking CEUs (3.4 hours) / $50 for public until February 9. Cost to register at the door on February 11 is $125 for doctors seeking CMEs / $105 for healthcare professionals seeking CEUs / $75 for public. A syllabus will be provided for all attendees seeking CMEs or CEUs.

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