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