Rounds and Seminars

Neurology Grand Rounds

"Cannabinoids in Medicine, A.K.A. Neurologists on Pot"


Event date: 1/12/2021 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM iCal Export


Topic: "Cannabinoids in Medicine, A.K.A. Neurologists on Pot"

Speakers: Fatima Abrantes-Pais, MD

Professional Practice Gap: The use of cannabinoids in a medical context is fraught with political, social, legal, belief-systems undertones. Science has taken a backseat to those factors. Knowledge of the scientific knowledge and rationale for use or non-use of various cannabinoids in medicine, in particular in neurology.


Learning Objectives:

1.  Review the history of cannabinoids in medicine.
2.  Relate the science supporting or refuting the use of cannabinoids in neurological disease.


CE Credits: 1