Society of Cannabis Clinicians

Educating Healthcare Professionals
About the Medical Use of Cannabis

Who We Are

The SCC is a nonprofit educational and scientific society of physicians and other healthcare professionals dedicated to advancing research and disseminating knowledge about cannabis for medical use.

Physician Locator Map

Find a cannabis expert in your area. Are you looking for a cannabis-friendly physician? Are you a healthcare provider wanting to highlight your integrative practice? Our Locator Map guides prospective patients to participating clinicians.

Research Library

The SCC supports the practice of evidence-based cannabinoid medicine. All articles in the collection have been vetted to ensure only rigorous, unbiased, and non-commercialized studies are included.

Membership & Online Learning Courses

Latest News

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First Aid for Protestors- A Good Samaritan’s Guide & Packing List

Are you attending protests in support of dismantling White Supremacy and demanding an end to police brutality? Here's a packing list and first aid guide crafted by Dr. Sarah Mann to help you care for yourself and those around you.

Black Lives Matter

We take this time to reflect and act in support of the protests that have started within the United States and spread throughout the world. This is an issue of humanity. We abhor the repeated, deliberate, and unpunished use of excessive force resulting in the deaths of unarmed African-American people.

Choosing Route of Consumption

Dr. Sarah Mann, an intensive care doctor, explores the various modes of administration for cannabis medicine and the pros and cons of each.

Open Letter to the United Nations: Ensuring Continued Medical Cannabis Access During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians, along with various organizations, sent a letter to the United Nations urging representatives to ease access to medical cannabis for patients across the world during the COVID-19 pandemic.

SCC Internship Opportunities

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC) is seeking interns to support the organization in various ways. These internships will provide an opportunity to work with a society of experts and deepen skills and experience in the cannabis field. Learn more.

A Day in the Life of a Cannabis Nurse

Dawn-Marie Steentra, LPN guides us through a day in the life of a Cannabis Nurse. The work requires ongoing compassion, education, and enthusiasm for patient advocacy.
20 years

As an organization

36 States

Our members practice in

18 Countries

Our members represent

454 Articles

in the Research Library

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians

This year marks our 20th anniversary as a nonprofit organization advocating for doctor and patient rights. Our goal is to develop continuing education for health care professionals and share resources that we have learned and gathered in our 20 years of experience.

Educational Brochures

Membership information

Diversity within the SCC is critical to our success and ability to educate each other. All health care professionals and allies are invited to join, including (but not limited to): nurses, pharmacists, caregivers, veterinarians, clinicians, researchers, and patients.

Video Library

View our robust collection of recorded presentations by leading international experts and SCC members. There are various options available to all and full videos of our quarterly meetings viewable in our Members Portal.

O’Shaughnessy’s Journal

The SCC was founded by Tod Mikuriya, MD — a physician, researcher, and creator of a new specialty, “Cannabis Clinician.” Tod envisioned a journal in which clinicians monitoring cannabis use by patients could share observations. O’Shaughnessy’s continues to this day.

The Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research is the Official Journal of the SCC. This partnership grants all SCC members access to the journal as a part of membership benefits. The premier peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the scientific, medical, and psychosocial exploration of clinical cannabis, cannabinoids, and the endocannabinoid system.