Medical Cannabis and the Opioid Epidemic: What Health Care Professionals Need To Know, April 23 at 5 PM

October 29, 2019

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Social worker, certified case manager, activity director, nurse, volunteer, physician CMEshow details + $45.00 (USD)  
Nursing Home Administrator (NAB)show details + $50.00 (USD)  
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  • Medical Cannabis and the Opioid Epidemic
    April 23, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:15 pm


Michelle Fritsch,Pharm.D.,CGP,BCACP

Legalized medical cannabis is now available in Maryland. It has been a complex process to get to this point. There are many questions about how it works, who can access it, and what is the process. These steps will be discussed as will a review of the data to help guide appropriate use. Opioids still have a place in therapy. And, there are rapidly changing guidelines about that place and how it is to be used. Not everyone who takes an opioid will encounter issues with addiction. But, what is happening for those who do?

Time: Registration & Dinner begins at 4:00 p.m.; Speaker begins at 5 p.m. and concludes at 8:15 p.m.

Location: Stella Maris Auditorium, 2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, MD 21093

Menu: Grilled chicken topped with peppers, onions and tomatoes; Greek Salad; Tumeric Rice; and Pita & Hummus

3.0 Category I CEUs Approved by the Maryland Board of Social Work
3.0 Contact Hours by the Maryland Board of Nurses, pending
3.0 CMEs Approved for physicians
3.0 Credits Approved for Certified Case Managers (CCMC)
3.0 NAB credits Approved for for Nursing Home Administrators (NAB Credits)
3.0 CEs NCCAP Approved for Activity Directors


2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, Maryland, 21093, United States


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