Cannabis Update 2019

(Therapeutics Pre-course)

April 24, 2019

Location: Red & White Club, 1833 Crowchild Trail NW, Calgary AB

Time details: 6:30 a.m. – 3:55 p.m.


  • Early Bird Before March 19: $295 Physician/Other Healthcare Professional, $150 Student/Resident
  • Regular Rate after March 19: $350 Physician/Other Healthcare Professional, $150 Student/Resident
  • On-site Rate: $420 Physician/Other Healthcare Professional, $150 Student/Resident


This course provides evidence-based information about the pharmacology, methods of ingestion, adverse effects across the lifespan, medical uses of cannabis and effects on driving. Participants will learn about the diagnosis and treatment of medical emergencies involving cannabis and how to screen patients for cannabis use and for cannabis use disorder. Also covered are how to determine whether patients have contraindications for cannabis use and the process for authorizing cannabis for medical purposes in appropriate patients..

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CME accreditation: Mainpro+ Group Learning – 7.0 credits | MOC Section 1 – 7.0 h

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