Marijuana for Medical Professionals Conference - October 14th - 16th, 2018


Action!MJ for MDs 2018

As an AMA-PRA Category 1 CME certified conference, our speakers and schedule will appear as they are verified by our joint provider, Universidad Central del Caribe. Click Here for accreditation information.

  • Three days of Continuing Medical Education for doctors and nurses!
  • Accredited Continuing Education for Budtenders!
  • Hands-on Exhibits from leading cannabis products manufacturers, laboratories, and dispensaries!
  • Legal information for cannabis physicians!
  • The popular Cannabis Professional Bookstore returns!
  • Dispensary and Grow tours! Extraction lab tour!
  • And much, much more


SUNDAY, October 14th, 2018

As proposed to accrediting bodies – SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Cannabis 101.  Extra Certification:  Cannabis Physician Basic, Cannabis Nurse Basic, or Medical Budtender Basic

8:00 – 9:30am  Registration and Coffee

9:30am    Welcome from Martha & Sarara

9:35am-10:00am   Cannabis Museum of Ohio presents a History of Cannabis in Medicine

10:00am-11:00am  Joseph Morgan MD and Christine Roussell PharmD present Introduction to the Endocannabinoid System

11:00am-11:15am  COFFEE BREAK  (Search for lost souvenir pen begins)

11:15am-12:15pm  DAY 1 KEYNOTE – Jeffrey Block MD presents Cannabis: From Plant to Prescription

12:15pm-12:45pm  Max Montrose presents How Patients Choose & Use Cannabis

12:45pm-1:15pm  BOX LUNCH in Classroom (Found pen! Now where did my grapes go?)

1:15pm-2:15pm   Michael Tagen PharmD presents Cannabis Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics

2:15pm-3:15pm   Martha Montemayor CNC presents Basic Cannabis Dosing & Titrating for New Patients

3:15pm-3:30pm  COFFEE BREAK (Sneak in to look at Expo Hall. Politely escorted out. Rats.)

3:30pm-4:30pm  NURSES – Alternate Activity in Aspen Amphitheater:  Jennie Stormes RN teaches Cannabis Nursing Specifics

3:30pm-4:00pm   RAPID RESEARCH:  Series of quick, riveting, 7-minute patient stories featuring Stacey Linn and more.

4:00pm-4:30pm  Joseph Cohen DO presents Integrating Cannabis into the Functional Medicine Practice

4:30-5:00pm  Lezlie Engelking presents Cannabis in Public Health and Safety

5:00-7:00pm   HAPPY HOUR in the Expo Hall (At last!)


MONDAY October 15, 2018

8:00am-9:00am  Registration and Coffee

9:00am-9:15am  Welcome to Day 2

9:15am-10:15am  Raphael Mechoulam PhD presents via Skype from Israel