Region 1: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know
10.16.20182018-10-16 2018-10-16 America/New_York Region 1: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/10999 MNA MNA email@example.com
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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: October 16, 2018
Time: 5-5:30 p.m., Registration/Dinner
5:30-8 p.m., Program
Location: Tavern at the A, 303 Crane Avenue, Pittsfield, MA; www.tavernatthea.com
Fee: Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Member, $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 1 Office, 241 King Street, Suite 226, Northampton, MA 01060. For questions, please contact Region 1 at 413.584.4607 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.