Is cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) associated with genetic mutations that might explain its unusual pathophysiology, symptoms, and signs? This topic is what Ethan Russo, MD and Nishi Whiteley discussed in this special edition of Journal Club on August 20th, 2021.
Melanie Dreher, PhD, RN, FAAN gives an in depth account of her groundbreaking anthropological research on the use of cannabis medicine in Jamaica. Recorded in 2018 at Sonoma State University.
Oncologist and Society of Cannabis Clinicians board member Dr. Katia Tonkin talks with Dr. Vaughn about the changing role of cannabis in cancer care, pain management, and best practices in clinical care.
Dr. Sherry Yafai of the Releaf Institute gives the basics on the endocannabinoid system and cannabinoids. By the end of this lecture, participants will be able to describe the endocannabinoid system and relevant receptors, assess the current clinical evidence for cannabinoids as a therapeutic treatment option, and as well as discussing the need for further education for healthcare providers.
Dr. Ethan Russo, Dr. Paola Pineda, and Dr. Max Alzamora present their findings on the potential applications of cannabinoid therapy in the field of neurology.
A webinar focused on sharing best practices from primary care physicians. The session explores the applications of medical cannabis for chronic pain, fibromyalgia, mood disorders, reducing opioid dependence and benzodiazepines, and more.
El evento inaugural del Capítulo Colombia/Latinoamérica de la Society of Cannabis Clinicians con la participación de investigadores Latinoamericanos. Grabado el viernes 18 de Septiembre 2020.
Members of the SCC International Committee share unique and challenging clinical cases from patients using medical cannabis treatment. Originally recorded on June 8th, 2020.
Kimberly Kirchmeyer of the Medical Board of California discusses the guidelines for recommending cannabis for medicinal purposes. This includes details on patient evaluation, shared decision making, qualifying conditions, treatment agreements, and conflicts of interest.
SCC Members Dr. Michelle Sexton and Dr. Jamie Carroon spotlight the applications of cannabis from the naturopathic physician perspective. In this interview, the two discuss the role of the CB2 receptor on immune function and inflammation and how this can alleviate migraines and other conditions.
Dr. Sherry Yafai is an ER doctor who also integrates cannabis-based medicine in her clinical practice at The Releaf Institute. In this interview with Joe Lemon, she explores the reasons why cannabis- informed healthcare providers are needed more and more.
Dr. Phillip Grob, a geriatric psychiatrist, discusses the potential applications of cannabis for dementia and mental health challenges in the senior population.