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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The Gaping Hole in Medical Education on Cannabis

Sarah Mann, MD analyses the knowledge gap in medical schools on cannabis therapeutics and how education can empower both healthcare professionals and the patients that they serve.
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NICM Cannabis for Endometriosis Survey

Do you have endometriosis and use cannabis (legally prescribed or illicit) to manage your symptoms? Researchers from Western Sydney University and the University of New South Wales are interested in finding out more about the potential use of cannabis to manage endometriosis pain.
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Cannabis in Medicine: Pain [VIDEO]

SCC Board Members discuss how cannabis can help treat and manage chronic and acute pain. Genester Wilson-King, MD, Stephen Robinson, MD, and Sherry Yafai, MD explore existing research, case reports, and identify the potential future role cannabis could play in healthcare.
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Soul Lounge Primetime: Cannabis & Social Equity [VIDEO]

The adult use of cannabis has been legalized in various states in the USA. But issues surrounding social justice, social equity, and inclusion in the cannabis industry remain unclear.
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Cultivating a Deeper Relationship with Cannabis Medicine

James Brent, DDS explores the deeper connection healthcare professionals can have with the cannabis plant inspired from the herbalist perspective.

Cannabis and Cancer Survey

Investigators from the Cancer Research Center would like to better understand the opinions of patients and/or their loved ones about the use of medical cannabis.
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.