Cannabinoid based medicine – A practical approach for clinicians

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Program Time: 90 minute sessions - This program is a recording of a live broadcast.
Accreditation-CME Credits: This program is not accredited. Physicians may earn self-learning credits through active steps. Instructions will be provided in the completion certificate.
Target Audience: General Practitioners, Specialists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, and Other Allied Health Professionals

The program was developed by the Canadian Collaborative Research Network and was presented as three live virtual events in September/October 2020.  While the live sessions were accredited for Mainpro+ and Section 1, we are pleased to make the recordings of these live sessions available to you through MD-Online.  Note that the recordings have not been reviewed for accreditation.

Please select the sessions below to participate.  The PROGRAM AGENDA is available here. The PROGRAM SLIDES are available from the CCRN booth in the virtual exhibit hall link below.

Thank you to our OnDemand sponsor who made it possible for us to share the recordings of this program.

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The following sponsor provided support to CCRN for the OnDemand recording through an unrestricted educational grant:

Overview & Objectives

Cannabinoid based medicine – A practical approach for clinicians

Target Audience: General Practitioners, Specialists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, and Other Allied Health Professionals.

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This program was developed by CCRN, a not-for-profit physician organization.  The live virtual delivery sessions were held in Sep/Oct 2020 and received accreditation for both Mainpro+ and Section 1 certification.  We are pleased to make recordings of these live sessions available for your review.  While these recordings have not been reviewed for accreditation for OnDemand delivery, participants can earn self-learning credits through active steps outlined in the participation completion certificate.

The learning objectives for the sessions are:

Session 1

• Explore current research and guidance for CBM to facilitate clinical decision-making and appropriate patient care

• Identify potential risk of CBM and mitigation strategies

• Review the role and risks of cannabinoid-based medicine in the elderly

Session 2

• Implement cannabinoid-based medicine into clinical practice

• Assess the effects of cannabis on operating a vehicle and strategies to reduce risk

• Examine the use of prescription and recreational cannabis use among workers, perceptions of risk and workplace impact, and workplace consequences for their use.

Session 3

• Evaluate the role of cannabinoid-based medicine for palliative and cancer associated pain

• Describe the evidence for cannabis related to the potential for opioid sparing and reduction opioid usage and rates of dependency

• Determine if cannabinoid-based medicine is helpful or harmful in a patient with a mental health disorder

 




Planning Committee

Planning Committee

Alan Bell
Alan Bell
MD, CCFP
Toronto, ON


Mike Boivin
Mike Boivin
BSc Pharmacy
Toronto, Ontario


Claude Cyr
Claude Cyr
MD
Montreal, QC


Shelita Dattani
Shelita Dattani
PharmD
Ottawa, ON


Paul Oh
Paul Oh
MD, MSc, FRCPC
Toronto, ON


Agenda

Agenda

Program ChapterDuration
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Presenter
Session 1 - Clearing the confusion – Exploring the body of research and guidance documents
Mike Boivin
Session 1 - Drug interactions and AEs and CUD
Shelita Dattani
Session 1 - Geriatrics and the frail elderly
Shelita Dattani
Session 2 - The nuts and bolts of CBM: Prescribing, dosing, and titration, regulations, authorization and proper documentation
Alan Bell
Session 2 - CBM and driving
Patricia Di Ciano
Session 2 - Cannabis use among workers: Occupational Health considerations
Nancy Carnide
Session 3 - Palliative and cancer associated pain
Paul Daeninck
Session 3 - Opioid Sparing
Paul Oh
Session 3 - Cannabis and mental health: helpful or harmful?
Claude Cyr


Sponsorship

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This program was developed by the Canadian Collaborative Research Network and the OnDemand program has been made possible through an educational grant from :

Visit the sponsor booth at the virtual exhibit hall - here.