Keynote Speaker: Rachel Knox, M.D., MBA
May 2, 2020
Hosted by CannabizMD (CBMD) and supported by FiveTen Wellness, the CBMD Provider Education Forum will be an innovative resource for physicians and other healthcare professionals with focus on the science and therapeutic use of medical cannabis, medical ethics, regulatory compliance and practice management considerations.
Rachel Knox, M.D., MBA introduced the endocannabinoid system and cannabinoid medicine to the TEDx worldwide audience April 2019. She is passionate about educating her professional peers and broader public about the safety and effectiveness of Cannabinoid Medicine, the evidence-based clinical integration of Endocannabinology with Cannabinology as well as the study of the pharmacology of cannabinoids and cannabimimetic biologics. Dr. Knox has seen first-hand how significant a role cannabis and cannabimimetic modalities play in helping patients reclaim their health and overall sense of wellness, establishing renewed ownership over their lives. Dr. Knox is a co-founder of the American Cannabinoid Clinics and ADVENT Academy, Chair Medical Committee of the Minority Cannabis Business Association, spokesperson for Doctors for Cannabis Regulation, certified member of the American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine, and Chair Oregon Cannabis Commission.
The CBMD Provider Forum offers attendees an option to earn 4.0 CME/CE/ACPE credits through discounted enrollment in Americans for Safe Access (ASA) fully accredited CCC Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Course developed by The CCC program in partnership with TheAnswerPage.com. CCC provides 4.0 CME/CE/ACPE requirements physicians and other licensed healthcare professionals as well as individuals and companies as well as education for those that need to meet state requirements for patient medical cannabis education.
The CBMD Provider Forum will support the education needs of the following healthcare professionals:
- Nurse Practitioners
- Nurse Midwives
- Mental Health Professionals
- Medical, Pharmacy and Nursing Students
The CBMD Provider Forum is intended for healthcare professionals and students in:
- West Virginia
- Washington, DC
- Northern Virginia
- Southeast Pennsylvania