WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AND WHY
DR. GREGORY L. SMITH
This invaluable conference will answer your questions about:
What type of cannabis to use?
With what conditions?
What is THC versus CBD?
What are the side effects?
Is it addictive?
How is it prescribed?
And much, much more…
Practical and up-to-date
Medical Cannabis is an indispensable resource for primary care physicians, family practice physicians, internists, pain specialists, oncologists, geriatricians, medical students, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and others who are involved with recommending medical cannabis to their patients.
Highly focused and relevant, Dr. Gregory L. Smith’s book clarifies the history, utility, and efficacy of medical cannabis and the burgeoning new horizons for its use as a legitimate, effective and safe medication.
PRE-REGISTER NOW TO RECEIVE A COMPLIMENTARY COPY OF THE BOOK!
Instant Access to Vital Information
The goal of this event is to provide the basic science and clinical information necessary to make the practicing physician feel comfortable answering questions about cannabis as well as recommending it as a medication
Topics covered include:
History of the human use of cannabis
The endocannabinoid system
Conditions and symptoms that respond to medical cannabis
Monitoring cannabis medication
Cannabis dependence and psychological adverse effects
Writing recommendation letters for cannabis use
About the Keynote Speaker
Dr. Gregory Smith earned his medical degree from Rush Medical School in Chicago, and a Masters of Public Health from Harvard University. He completed residency training in Preventive Medicine at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Since leaving the US Army with the rank of Major, Doctor Smith has been in primary care practice in California, Georgia and Florida for the past 25 years. He first trained on use of medical cannabis in California in 2000, and has made medical cannabis and CBD oil part of his practice since that time.
Dr. Smith is an avid writer, having published two medical textbooks, a novel called Malpractice, and articles with many magazines and over a dozen peer reviewed medical publications.
Dr. Smith has been working with medical cannabis-related issues full-time for the past 2½ years. He is Director of Medical Affairs for First Harvest Financial, Inc. (a cannabis business investment firm), and for CBC Biotechnologies, Inc. (a manufacturer of biosynthesized cannabinoids and terpenes). He is also Director of Medical Affairs, with Cognition Life Sciences Inc., a company currently involved with research trials of Cognizol, a THC-based nasal spray for Alzheimer’s disease.