Medicinal Cannabis Prescribing In Primary Care – 2 December

Western Victoria PHN invites health practitioners to attend an online webinar featuring local Addiction Medicine Specialist, Dr Adam Straub.  The webinar will give an overview of medicinal cannabis prescribing in a primary care setting.

Speaker:

  • Dr Adam Staub, MBBS. Addiction Medicine Specialist, Ballarat Health Services

Learning Outcomes:

  • Improve General Practitioners knowledge about medicinal cannabis: brief background and history of medicinal use
  • Analyse current clinical evidence regarding the use of medicinal cannabis
  • Consider potential risks, side effects, adverse reactions and drug interactions which may impact patient safety
  • How to access medicinal cannabis for a patient and explanation of regulatory requirements in Victoria

Register for this event

Last modified: 26 October, 2021