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Cannabinoid Therapy: A Role in General Practice

Speaker: Dr David Gunn MD, CCFP, FCFP, FRACGP

Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will improve knowledge of the history, actions and medical uses of cannabis over the last millennia.
  • Participants will increase their understanding of the pharmacokinetics of phytocannabinoids and the interaction with the human endocannabinoid system.
  • GPs will learn the evidence-based indications and contra-indications for the appropriate prescription of pharmaceutical formulated cannabinoid therapy in Australia.
  • Participants will improve their understanding of the symptoms, side effects and drug interactions associated with recreational cannabis use and abuse and be able to differentiate between recreational marijuana and medicinal cannabinoid therapy .

Venue: Ramada Hotel & Suites, 2 Martin Street, Ballina

Date/Time: Part day | Wed 20 Nov 2019, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm (2.5hrs)

Event Organiser: Tilray ANZ Pty Ltd

Contact: Drake Shikhule

Phone: 0403 316 432

Email: Click here


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flags We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live and work, the Bundjalung, Arakwal, Yaegl, Gumbaynggirr, Githabul, Dunghutti and Birpai Nations, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.