Region 2: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and the Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know
05.22.20182018-05-22 2018-05-22 America/New_York Region 2: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and the Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know http://www.massnurses.org/Nursing-Resources/Continuing-Education/Course-Calendar/p/event/10831 MNA MNA email@example.com
Description: Massachusetts voters approved cannabis for medical use (layman’s term, medical marijuana) in 2012 and for recreational use in 2016. The Commonwealth’s Cannabis Control Commission is charged with the safe regulation of cannabis. This program will review the human endocannabinoid system, its function in health and disease, and how cannabis complements the body’s system. Nursing implications and administration of the plant medicine will also be presented.
Presenter: Elizabeth G. Dost, RN, Clinical Director of the Massachusetts Patient’s Advocacy Alliance (MPAA)
Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Time: 5:30 - 6 p.m., Business Meeting/Dinner
6 - 8 p.m., Program
Location: Doubletree Leominster Hotel, 99 Erdman Way, Leominster; 978.534.9000; leominster.doubletree.com
Fee (by check only): Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Mem- bers, $95. *Requires a $25 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance.
Contact hours: Will be provided.
To register: complete the Regional Registration Form and submit it to the MNA Region 2 Office, 365 Shrewsbury Street, Worcester, MA 01604. For questions, please contact Region 2 at 508.756.5800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This course is not available for online registration.