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NCIA Releases “The Medicine of Cannabis” An Overview for Medical Professionals and Policymakers

Much like the Healthcare Education and Training committee voices from MoCann you have heard from before, the National Cannabis Industry Association understands that as cannabis use expands in the U.S., issues that require the guidance of scientists and clinicians are rapidly arising.

Patients are looking to their medical providers for information on cannabis safety, potential for interactions with pharmaceuticals, and therapeutic applications. However, the existing legal environment significantly hinders the ability of clinicians to engage with cannabis research or offer clear guidance. 

 

 

"NCIA has produced an excellent piece that details the history, complexity, clinical use and importance of the endocannabinoid system for patients and practitioners." (click to download)

 

“This is a truly straightforward tutorial that delivers essential information you can trust to lessen the burden of  educating your staff and local healthcare providers, making your businesses stronger and more informed“ 

-- Dr. Trish Hurford MD MS | MoCannTrade Healthcare Committee Co-Chair. 

 

Additional training and educational documents can be found on our Physician Education Resource page

 

Much like the Healthcare Education and Training committee voices from MoCann you have heard from before, the National Cannabis Industry Association understands that as cannabis use expands in the U.S., issues that require the guidance of scientists and clinicians are rapidly arising.

Patients are looking to their medical providers for information on cannabis safety, potential for interactions with pharmaceuticals, and therapeutic applications. However, the existing legal environment significantly hinders the ability of clinicians to engage with cannabis research or offer clear guidance. 

NCIA has produced an excellent piece that details the history, complexity, clinical use and importance of the endocannabinoid system for patients and practitioners. 

“This is a truly straightforward tutorial that delivers essential information you can trust to lessen the burden of  educating your staff and local healthcare providers, making your businesses stronger and more informed“  -- Dr. Trish Hurford MD MS | MoCannTrade Healthcare Committee Co-Chair. 

Additional training and educational documents can be found on our Physician Education Resource page