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Medical Cannabis for Healthcare Professionals

6 Clinical Points Scholarships Available Only R 3 392.50 (incl VAT)


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Introduction

Cannabis has a long history of recorded medical use, dating back to 2900 BCE. The plant contains several active compounds, including cannabinoids, terpenes, and flavonoids, that have been studied for their medicinal properties. This course provides an overview of the most important active compounds found in the plant and the clinical research that supports the medical use of cannabis. It reviews the various dosage forms and delivery systems, discusses appropriate dosing and titration, and outlines potential side effects and relative contraindications of cannabis.


Who Should Enrol

Healthcare Professionals


Course Design

This is an online course. Material is presented in the form of digital reading material. Participants have access to all available materials for a period of 12 months from enrolment in the course.


Course Content

  • The Endocannabinoid (ECS) System
  • Current Evidence for Integrating Cannabis into Clinical Practice
  • Dosage and administration of Medical Cannabis
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Medical Cannabis

Assessment

Participants are assessed by means of a multiple-choice questionnaire following completion of the course content.


Accreditation

Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for 6 Clinical CEU’s


Certification

To qualify for a CPD certificate of completion participants should successfully complete the online assessment process.


Course Fee

R 2 950.00 (excluding of VAT)

Scholarships available. Please e-mail liezlb@ps.studio for more info.


Contact

ANNIE NKWANA

Tel: (012) 111 7000
Email: support@ps.studio


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