Pre-Conference Workshops/Seminars — Thursday April 14
Morning Medical Workshop 9am-1pm:
Therapeutic uses of cannabis: from basic science to personalized treatments and practical dosing
Features animal-study results followed by individualized human dosing and lab-tested cannabis formulations. CEU** and CME* will be available. Lunch included.
Afternoon Medical Workshop 2pm-5pm:
Medical Cannabis Toolbox
Gives attendees the means to understand cannabis. Covers a wide breadth of topics including the human body’s Endocannabinoid System, comprehensive ingestion methods, and legal protection for health care professionals. Lunch is not included.
Legal Seminar 9am-5pm:
Cannabis Legal Seminar
The Precipice of the Cannabis Revolution: opportunities, problems, and dangers
Moderators: Billy Murphy and Alan Silber
Offers attorneys CLEs and open to all interested in applying cutting edge science to legal defense strategies, business, and policy issues. Panels of lawyers from around the country will discuss topics such as medical necessity defenses, banking regulations, child welfare, and drug testing. Emerging issues and lawmaking trends will also be covered. Lunch included.
Veterans Workshop 2pm-5pm:
Organizing for Veterans and their loved ones
Moderators: Mary Lynn Mathre and Sue Sisley
Benefits, risks & rights to use cannabis to treat PTS(d), chronic pain, chemical dependence, etc. Also covering additional coping & outreach techniques. Donations accepted but not required. Lunch is not included.
Tickets for lunch on Thursday can be purchased separately when registering.
*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 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Note: for The Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis workshop, +$35 CME fee applies at check-in if attendee is not also attending the Friday and Saturday conference for CMEs
Please also note: The Therapeutic Uses of Cannabis workshop has been accredited for 3.75 CMEs, and the Friday-Saturday main conference portion for 13 CMEs, for a total of 16.75 CMEs available to those who attend the full three days.
**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.