From Post-Traumatic Stress to Post-Traumatic Growth: How Medical Cannabis Is Helping Veterans with PTSD

October 27, 2020

Webcasts

***Live Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 11am EST| 8am PST| 4pm GMT| 5pm CET *** Veterans suffer from many health conditions, including PTSD, for which medical cannabis can be helpful. Join this webinar to hear the results of a medical cannabis study with veterans and hear from veterans who have benefitted from cannabis use. Data from the 2019 Veterans Health and Medical Cannabis study will be presented and discussed with panelists. ***On demand available after final airing until Nov. 11, 2021

Register Free: http://www.cannabissciencetech.com/cst_w/veterans​ ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

Event Overview: This special Veteran’s Day event will bring together researchers, veterans, clinicians, cannabis industry professionals, and advocates to discuss the state of the evidence related to medical cannabis access for veterans. Findings from the 2019 veterans’ health and medical cannabis study will be presented by Dr. Marion McNabb, with a highlight of those veterans who report that cannabis is helpful for treating PTSD. We will also feature a special panel discussion organized by veteran and advocate Stephen Mandile with a group of veterans from across the country to share their unique experiences with medical cannabis.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Quality of life improvement with the access and choice to medical cannabis.
  • Education for a healthy, sustainable life with integrative health practices.
  • Public health and educational resources for veterans and those who take care of them.
  • Understand how veterans report using medical cannabis to manage their health conditions and symptoms from research findings, with a specific focus on PTSD
  • Learn the perspective of veterans accessing medical cannabis under VA care, including barriers and facilitators
  • Understand the role of veteran caregivers in alternative treatments including medical cannabis

Speaker: Dr. Marion McNabb, DrPh, MPH, President, Cannabis Center of Excellence, Inc.

Veteran Panelists: Stephen Mandile, Dan Moynihan, Daniel Vela, Wayne Smith, and Ellen Brown

Time and Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 11am EST | 8am PST | 4pm GMT | 5pm CET

On demand to stream until Nov. 11 2021.

Presented in Partnership with: Cannabis Center of Excellence, Cannabis Advancement Series, and Joint Venture & Co.

Sponsored by: Elevated and Thorn Law Group

Register Free:http://www.cannabissciencetech.com/cst_w/veterans

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