14th National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics: The State of the Science

May 20, 2021 to May 22, 2021

The expansion of legal access to medical cannabis requires health care professionals to have up to date, reliable, and scientifically supported education and training. 

Patients Out of Time is pleased to present The Fourteenth National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics in a virtual, online format from Thursday May 20th through Saturday, May 22. The theme of the conference is “The State of the Science”, and our goal is to provide attendees with a clear overview of the current status of the known and unknown factors associated with the therapeutic use of cannabis.  This virtual conference is designed for healthcare professionals as well as the general public and will be held online. The conference will be hosted by Mary Lynn Mathre RN, MSN, President of Patients Out of Time, with a special welcome from Dr. Mikhail Kogan of the George Washington University, Center for Integrative Medicine, co-sponsor of this event. 

For 25 years, Patients Out of Time’s accredited clinical conference series has been internationally regarded for providing the best in science based education for medical professionals, caregivers, patients and the public on the subject of cannabis therapeutics, establishing the organization as an authoritative leader in this field.

Join Patients Out of Time for this 3 day event.  On Thursday, May 20th, examine contemporary laws and regulations, research opportunities, and education related to the therapeutic use of cannabis.  Friday, May 21st will feature leading scientists and researchers presenting recent up to date evidence-based science as it is linked to the endocannabinoid system and cannabis therapeutics.  And on Saturday, May 22nd, the conference concludes with a line-up of cannabis clinicians, patients, and researchers who will share how cannabis is integrated into healthcare for various populations based on scientific evidence.  Registrants will be able to access all of the conference programming through the end of May.

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Social Workers, and Counselors.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 15.50 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 15.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 15.50 Completion
Course opens: 
05/20/2021
Course expires: 
05/22/2022
Event starts: 
05/20/2021 - 11:00am
Event ends: 
05/22/2021 - 5:00pm
Online
United States

For Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Patients Out of Time. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 

For Pharmacists

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 
ACPE#:  0536-9999-21-009-L04-P
Activity Type: Knowledge
Release Date: 05/20/2021
Expiration Date: 05/20/2024
CE Credits: 15.5 (1.55 CEUs)
 

ACPE CE Requirements

ACPE and NABP Policy

Effective May 1, 2014
 
ACPE and NABP will no longer allow ACPE-accredited CE providers to issue statements of credit directly to participants. CE credit may only be awarded via CPE Monitor. Participants may print a copy of their certificate of attendance for their records. However, official Statements of Credit must be obtained from CPE Monitor.
 
CE credits must be submitted to CPE Monitor within 60 days of completing a CE activity. No credits will be accepted by CPE Monitor after this deadline.
 

WHAT DOES THIS MEAN TO YOU?

 
To comply with the CPE Monitor 60-day rule, it is GW’s policy that CE requirements be completed within 30 days of an activity. To ensure an on-time submission to your CPE Monitor account, please complete the evaluation within 30 days of the activity. 
 
NOTE: You must click the “CLAIM CME” option for the activity to submit credit to CPE Monitor. If this step is not completed, CE Credit will not be reported.
 
For more information, please visit National Association Boards of Pharmacy or Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Available Credit

  • 15.50 ACPE Pharmacist
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
  • 15.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 15.50 Completion
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