Core Knowledge of the Endocannabinoid System 2018

Dustin Sulak, D.O


You Will Learn About

  • The key components of the endocannabinoid system (ECS)
  • The function of the endocannabinoid system in various tissues, organs and bodily systems
  • Synthetic cannabinoids
  • Cannabinoid-opioid interactions

Dr. Dustin Sulak presents the endocannabinoid system, cannabinoid receptors, and the effect of endocannabinoids on physiologic systems. Upon completion, learners will be able to describe the key components of the endocannabinoid system (ECS), including:

  • Receptors
  • Endogenous ligands
  • Exogenous ligands

Learners will also be able to discuss synthetic cannabinoids, cannabinoid-opioid interactions and cannabinoid mechanisms of common medicines and lifestyle factors.

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare providers interested in the endocannabinoid system and the use of medicinal cannabis for patient treatment.

Purchase of this medical cannabis education course grants one learner one year’s access to lessons and quizzes (access expires 365 days from date of course activation).

Dustin Sulak, D.O

Fosulakunder and Medical Director – Maine Integrative Healthcare in Manchester, ME and Integr8 Health, LLC in Falmouth, ME; Director of Education – Integr8 Massachusetts in Burlington, MA

Dr. Sulak is an integrative medicine pioneer with a focus in osteopathy, mind-body medicine, and medical cannabis.  Dr. Sulak received undergraduate degrees in nutrition science and biology from Indiana University, a doctorate from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed an osteopathic internship at Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency.  Dr. Sulak’s clinical practice focuses on treating refractory conditions in adults and children with a variety of safe, conventional and alternative therapies in an individualized, health-centered approach.