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 healthcare professionals and allies dedicated to advancing research and disseminating knowledge about medical cannabis.

Physician Locator Map

Are you looking for a cannabis-knowledgable physician? Are you a healthcare provider wanting to highlight your practice? Our Locator Map guides prospective patients to clinician members.

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.

Announcing New Curriculum

Latest News

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Indigenous Empirical Plant Knowledge Meets Cannabis Science

Dr. Yesid Ramirez created a free, day-long intensive program on cannabis science at ICESI University in Cali, Colombia for historically discriminated indigenous groups.
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In Memoriam: Honoring Dr. Jim Brent’s Multifaceted Approach to Cannabis

Dr. Brent was a retired dentist and an avid herbalist, which framed most of the perspective for his research on cannabis and integrating it into the greater botanical medicine compendium. Explore his perspective on Vibrational Medicine, integrated cannabis therapeutics, and plant energetics.
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Enabling Cannabis Access In Veterinary Medicine: Building International Awareness

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians and allied organizations held an inaugural bilingual International Veterinary Cannabis Roundtable Webinar to explore the current gaps in knowledge and expand collective wisdom.
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Using Cannabis in End-of-Life Care

Dr. Genevieve Newton explores how cannabis therapeutics may be a beneficial addition to hospice and palliative care. Discover the science and hear from experts in the field.
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Communication Using The Heart and Cannabis

James Brent, DDS explores how listening with the senses and tuning into our hearts allows us to have a special relationship with cannabis and other plants.
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Calling the Cannabis Nurses Hotline

Cannabis nurses Eloise Theisen, NP and Katherine Golden, RN give an insider perspective of what it's like to operate a free hotline aimed at educating patients and the general public on cannabis therapeutics.
21 years

As an organization

38 States

Members practice in

24 Countries

Our members represent

658 Articles

in the Research Library

Membership & Online Learning

Membership information

Diversity within the SCC is critical to our success and ability to educate each other. Healthcare professionals and allies are welcome to join, including (but not limited to): physicians, nurses, pharmacists, caregivers, veterinarians, herbalists, physical therapists, researchers, and patients.

Video Library

View our robust collection of presentations by leading international experts sharing cannabis science and medical applications. There are various free options available to everyone. Full videos of quarterly meetings and other exclusive content is viewable in the Members Portal.

O’Shaughnessy’s Journal

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

Global Impact

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