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Medical Cannabis Usage at End of Life

Montgomery Hospice

Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)

Medical Cannabis Usage at End of Life

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The Center for Learning Presents

Medical Cannabis Usage at End of Life



Join us online for this conversation:

Thursday, October 10, 2019

12:00PM - 1:00PM


Numerous studies show that hospice professionals overwhelmingly support the use of medical cannabis for hospice and palliative care patients. However, as the demand and acceptance of medical cannabis grows in end-of-life care, health care professionals - in particular, physicians - are unsure about how to handle requests for cannabis.
 

Featuring:
Dr. Geoff Coleman |
Medical Director, Montgomery Hospice
Dr. Larry Bryant |
Medical Director, Mary & Main
Devona Austin | Business Development Manager, Atlantic Test Labs

ModeratorMonica Escalante | CFO/CCO, Montgomery Hospice



Objectives
In this webinar, expert healthcare professionals will:

  • Discuss how cannabis is used in end-of-life care
  • Define barriers to using medical cannabis
  • Explains concerns about clinical efficacy and safety
  • Discuss differences between various strains of cannabis

 
Continuing Education
* 1 contact hour for social workers
*This program qualifies as an elective for The Center for Learning's Certificate in End-of-Life Care. 


Questions

Please contact Beza Gebrehana at bgebrehana@montgomeryhospice.org or 301-527-4092

 

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Send ideas for future Conversations with Dr. Coleman to bgebrehana@montgomeryhospice.org.

Have questions about Medical Cannabis Usage at End of Life? Contact Montgomery Hospice

When

Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)


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Montgomery Hospice

Montgomery Hospice is a community-supported nonprofit organization that has been providing hospice care to people in Montgomery County, MD for 37 years.  Besides hospice services, we provide professional grief support for patients and families, as well as support groups and workshops for county residents.  

For more information visit: www.montgomeryhospice.org

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