The Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis: What Nurses Need to Know


All Kentucky medical professionals are invited to attend a Kentucky Nursing Association (KNA) and Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approved Medical Cannabis conference worth 6.6 contact hours.

We’re honored to announce that Mary Lynn Mathre, founder of Patients Out of Time, will present:

The Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis: What Nurses Need to Know

The conference will be held at the Holiday Inn (1325 S Hurstbourne PKWY, 40222) on Friday, September 29, 2017
9:00am – 4:05pm (Registration 8:30-9:00am)

Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the major components of the ECS
2. Summarize the overall function of the ECS
3. Identify various therapeutic actions of cannabinoids/terpenes/cannabis
4. Compare and contrast THC and CBD
5. Describe alternative methods of cannabis administration other than smoking
6. Describe the interaction of cannabis with opioids
7. Describe the legal status of cannabis under your state law & federal law
8. Formulate appropriate patient education on the safe use of cannabis
9. Develop a personal plan as a patient advocate as it relates to the marijuana prohibition

Pre-registration deadline: September 25, 2017
KNA member: Preregistered: $50 Day of Registration: $75 Non-member: Preregistered: $65 Day of Registration: $90
(Event registration fee includes 6.6 Contact hours and course materials. LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED.)

For more information check here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-endocannabinoid-system-and-cannabis-what-nurses-need-to-know-tickets-36362349767