Region 5: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and the Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know
09.24.20192019-09-24 2019-09-24 America/New_York Region 5: Cannabis (“Medical Marijuana”) and the Endocannabinoid System: What Every Nurse Needs to Know http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11346 MNA MNA email@example.com
This course is now full, registration is closed.
Description: Massachusetts voters approved cannabis for medical use (layman’s term for 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.
Dates: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019
Time: 5 – 5:30 p.m., Registration/Light Dinner
5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Program
Location: MNA Headquarters; 340 Turnpike St., Canton; 781.821.8255
Fee: Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Members, $95. *Requires a $25 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance at program. Mail in registration with check only; online registration with credit card.
Contact Hours: Will be provided.