NEW! Marijuana: Getting into the Weeds
1 session, 2 hours
Medical Marijuana is now legal in Maryland and people are flocking to the dispensaries to make their first legal purchase. More than 111 million Americans over the age of 50 use marijuana with an expected rise of another 7% by 2022. Cannabis is used for pain, muscles spasms, seizures, glaucoma, anxiety, stress, insomnia and more. Learn about our own internal cannabinoid system and the receptors it affects.
Instructor: Helen Rozsics Kerr, BA, BSP, PharmD. Dr. Kerr has spent over twenty years working in the hospital setting as a pharmacist. She is Board Certified in geriatric pharmacy and a clinical anti-coagulation specialist. Dr. Kerr has been an adjunct professor at both the University of West Virginia and the University of Colorado. She has supervised and mentored many pharmacy students and interns in their clinical rotations. Recently she has taught basic pharmacology at FCC.
ILR476 Marijuana: Getting into the Weeds
5-Digit Number: 16252
Thu, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., 9/13
Location: Conference Center/E-123