12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Presented by Debbie Churgai, M.S. and Jahan Marcu, Ph.D.
This interactive presentation will cover a variety of topics tailored for patients and their caregivers, that are starting or considering cannabis therapeutics as a part of their healthcare regime. The presenters will cover information on, the endocannabinoid system, the cannabis plant, preparations, and potential side effects, how to choose, use, store, and transport medical cannabis, how to interpret information on labels, what rights and expectations one should have as a medical cannabis consumer, and strategies for talking to doctors, loved ones, employers, and others about legal medical cannabis use. Attendees will be encouraged to ask questions of our presenters who have over 15 years of cumulative experience in research, education, and regulations.