How to register: To register, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on “Pricing and Registration”. A drop-down will open with pricing information for members and non-members*. Select the option that applies to you, then click on "add to cart" to start the registration process.
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This program consists of the following online modules:
Continuing Education Units:
You must complete the course by March 27, 2020; access will be removed after this point.
We acknowledge the participation and support of the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy in the development of this program.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
Module 1: Laws and Regulations
Module 2: Ethical Principles and Professional Responsibilities as a Pharmacist
Module 3: Pharmacology of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
Module 4: Applying the Knowledge of Cannabis into Practice
To receive the certificate of completion* for this program, participants will be required to complete the following requirements before March 27, 2020:
* Statement of appropriate use of the continuing education certificate: participants who achieve the certificate of completion may state that they have a continuing education certificate in the Cannabis and Patient Care in Pharmacy. The program certificate does not provide participants with professional certification credentials.
Pre-requisites and Target Audience
There are no pre-requisites for this program. This program is developed for pharmacists for their mandatory cannabis education training in Ontario.
Subject Matter Experts:
Last updated: March 25, 2019
Inquiries: Please contact OPA’s professional development team by phone at 416-441-0788, option 3 (toll-free in Ontario at 1-877-341-0788, option 3), or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation policy: Requests for cancellations must be submitted in writing to email@example.com no later than five days after access to the program has been emailed to you. A $30 (+HST) administration and processing fee will apply. Cancellations will not be permitted once log-in to access the program material has been initiated. Program registration fees will not be refunded after the cancellation deadline.
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Event Date: Recurring | City: Online | Venue: Online