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Alcohol & Other Drugs Three Part Series: Managing Patients with Cannabis Ad...

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Mawson Lakes Hotel

10 Main Street

Mawson Lakes, SA 5095

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For GPs, Nurses & Allied Health Professionals

This education session is the last in a three-part series on alcohol & other drugs. Dr Chris Holmwood will provide attendees with an understanding of cannabis abuse and ways to manage use and reduce risk.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Identify current patterns of cannabis use and resultant harms in South Australia;

  • Discuss the current status of medicinal cannabis in South Australia;

  • Discuss ways to counsel patients on their cannabis use to reduce risk;

  • Identify management options for cannabis withdrawal.

AGENDA

6.30pm – 7.00pm Registration and dinner
7.00pm – 7.05pm Welcome and introduction
7.05pm – 8.05pm Presentation
8.05pm – 8.15pm Break
8.15pm – 9.15pm Presentation continues
9.15pm – 9.30pm Questions, evaluation & close

RACGP Category 2: 4 points

The Northern Health Network gratefully acknowledges the financial and other support from Country SA PHN

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