Understanding Cannabis in Clinical Practice CEUCC

Instructor: Shawn Meirovici ND

Cannabis is now part of everyday conversation. Your friends, family and clients will be reading, talking and eventually asking you about it. This four week, four session course will equip you with the knowledge and critical reasoning skills to confidently respond to inquiries concerning cannabis and be able to point your cannabis curious clients in the right direction. You will leave this course with a solid understanding of cannabis the herb, the endocannabinoid system and how it relates to wellbeing. You will also gain knowledge and practical experience with dosing, safety, and participate in an interactive workshop on cooking with cannabis.

FORMAT: Online, LIVE

LOCATION: Zoom Classroom

SESSIONS:
4 Tuesdays
DATES: May 3, 10, 17, 21, 2022
TIME:
6:00 – 9:30pm Eastern / 3:00 – 6:30pm Pacific
FEE: $420 + HST
REQUIRED DIGITAL COURSE NOTES: $30 + GST
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Apr 26, 2022

PLUS

Q&A: 2 Wednesdays
DATES:
May 11 + 25, 2022
TIME:
7:00 – 8:00pm Eastern / 4:00 – 5:00pm Pacific

SESSION 1
DATE: Tues May 3

MAIN CONCEPT: Introduction to Cannabis
ADDITIONAL CONCEPTS: History of Cannabis; Phenotypes; Chemotypes; Cannabinoids; Terpenes; Flavonoids

SESSION 2
DATE: Tues May 10

MAIN CONCEPT: The Endocannabinoid System
ADDITIONAL CONCEPTS: What is the endocannabinoid system?; Endocannabinoid Deficiency System; Cannabis in Ontario

SESSION 3
DATE: Tues May 17

MAIN CONCEPT: Research and Clinical Applications
ADDITIONAL CONCEPTS: Dose and Safety; Cannabis Metabolism; Using Cannabis in Practice; Emerging Research

SESSION 4
DATE: Tues May 24

MAIN CONCEPT: Special Topics in Cannabis
ADDITIONAL CONCEPTS: Safety Continued; Delivery Methods; Cannabis and Coffee; Cannabis and Exercise; Cannabis and Sex

ACCESS TO MATERIAL:

The day before the course starts registered students will receive an email with LINKS to:

— A copy of the complete Course Outline with test and assignment dates
— Zoom Login and Password
— Digital Course Notes/Power Point Presentation Session 1 of 4
— Sessions 2 to 4 will be sent to registered students after the first class, on the first Friday that follows
— Every session’s replay will be sent to students before noon, the next day

ARE YOU OUTSIDE OF OUR TIME ZONES?

You may request to be considered for receiving replays of the course without or with earning the Certificate of Completion, depending on whether you are available to write the tests or hand in assignments on the designated days. We can accommodate schedules on a case by case basis. For more information on not being able to attend LIVE, and wanting to access the replays, please contact Julia Rickert @ julia@instituteofholisticnutrition.com

Please review IHN’s Online & In-Class Continuing Education Course/School Policies