Global Medical Cannabis
Study the science behind and clinical application of medical cannabis with a focus on the endocannabinoid system, delivery and dosage – 13 AAFP Elective credits
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The Endocannabinoid System’s Role in Regulating Pain
“THC is able to relieve stress and pain to a certain extent [which] could help us devise … compounds [to] selectively boost the ability of the endocannabinoid system to regulate stress in the central nervous system and pain in the periphery. [This] is one of the most untapped and most fascinating areas of modern pharmacology.”
Daniele Piomelli, PhD
Professor of Anatomy, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry at the University of California, Irvine
Learn about cannabis therapeutics in hospice and palliative care, with an emphasis on its use for symptom control.
Explore the use of cannabis for neuropathic pain, including a discussion of the administration of various cannabis formulations.
Learn how cannabis can be used to regulate vessel contractility for a variety of cardiovascular diseases (CVD).