Cannabis Events Now Supplying Continuing Educational Credits – Weed News


Health-related and other pros are expected to attend educational courses every single year in order to retain their state certifications. Far more and far more typically these pros are attending cannabis and hemp conferences to meet their continuing educational duty.

The Good Lakes Patient Care Conference in Traverse City this previous weekend featured presentations by health-related pros, and these who attended a precise course could qualify for a single and a half hours of Continuing Education credits (CE). This is the fourth year for the conference but the initially time the event’s curriculum certified for the CE status.

“Professional continuing education is a precise studying activity commonly characterized by the issuance of a certificate or continuing education units (CEU) for the objective of documenting attendance at a designated seminar or course of instruction,” per Wikipedia.

CE credits are utilized by dentists, pharmacists and other folks to prove their commitment to their specialty. Dental specialists can acquire eight CEU credits by attending a single of two events in Michigan developed to bridge the gap amongst cannabis-employing patient and health-related solutions providers.

Concord Seminars is hosting the “What All Dental Specialists Need to have to Know About: Regional Anesthetic Agents, Marijuana (Cannabis) &amp Opioids and Discomfort Control” series. The Michigan seminars will be in Bay City and Ann Arbor, but the series continues more than a number of months into a number of states.

1.five CE credits are offered for attendees of “What about Weed? The Cannabis Controversy: Previous, Present, and Future” taking location in March 2020. The occasion is becoming held in Ypsilanti at the St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center.

Seven CE credits are offered for attendees of the “Medical Marijuana – Ethics &amp Discomfort Management” occasion in Southfield. The course is aimed at social workers and occurs in November.

Continuing Health-related Education (CME) credits hold a distinctive accreditation than CE courses. CME credits are expected for physicians and nurses. Each and every state sets their personal standard for how often and how several CME credits have to be earned. According to, Michigan has distinctive needs for osteopathic and regular physicians.

 The Michigan Board of Medicine requires 75 MD AMA PRA Category 1&#x2122 and 150 CME credits each 3 years. The Michigan Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery  requires 150 DO CME credits each 3 years…

four.five hours of CME credits can be earned by attending the September 28 occasion titled, “CMU College of Medicine: Has Michigan Gone to Pot? Present Cannabis Practices and Controversies: Health-related Ethics &amp Discomfort Management.”

Cannabis-sector events are hosts for far more precise coaching, and certification in odd specialties. three Certified Anti-Revenue Laundering Specialist (CAMS) credits can be earned at the AvantPay19 conference in Washington, D.C.

Attorneys can advantage from sophisticated coaching in cannabis law, as well. The Marijuana Law Section of the Michigan State Bar Association provides 10.five units of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits at their 4th Annual Conference in Grand Rapids this October. Similarly, the NORML Essential West Legal Seminar in December provides CLE credits to these lawyers whose states need them.

All these events are featured on the Calendar web page of The Social

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