Medical Marijuana: Where are we with Indications and the Law

Rancho Mirage, CA US
March 3, 2016

Joseph M. Pierre, MD

Associate Director of Residency Education
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience & West Los Angeles VA Medical Center
Co-Chief, Schizophrenia Treatment Unit,
West Los Angeles VA Medical Center
Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences,
David Geffen Medical School at UCLA
Los Angeles, California

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Discuss laws governing medical marijuana in California
  • List medical conditions for which good evidence supports an indications for cannabinoids
  • Identify the risks of higher-potency cannabis products now available
  • Describe an ethical approach to working with patients requesting cannabinoids for treatment of medical conditions
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS
Course opens: 
03/03/2016
Course expires: 
04/03/2016
Event starts: 
03/03/2016 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
03/03/2016 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Social Work
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
  • 1.00 CLS

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/03/2016
Course expires: 
04/03/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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