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U.S. Food & Drug Administration
Continuing Education and Accreditation
Division of Learning and Organizational Development
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

Cannabis and Cannabis-Derived Products – For Healthcare Practitioners

Step Status
Educational Content
Starts On: Wed, 5/10/23: 12:00 AM EDT
Ends On: Sun, 5/10/26: 12:00 AM EDT
Type: Enduring Material
Credits: 1
Description: This webinar will provide a general understanding of the Cannabis sativa L. plant and how products are generally produced utilizing cannabis raw materials. The presentation will explain why manufacturing controls surrounding cannabis and cannabis-derived products are an integral part of protecting the public health. Will provide attendees with greater knowledge of the many products available on the marketplace, a discussion on potential benefits and risks, ways to report adverse events associated with these products to FDA, as well as suggestions on how to create a safe space to discuss patient use of these products.
  • Identify cannabis and cannabis-derived products on the market that are FDA approved.
  • Describe how products are manufactured and the critical quality controls for cannabis botanical raw materials and products.
  • Discuss ways to address patients' use of cannabis and cannabis-derived products.
  • Explain the potential benefits and risks that should be conveyed to patients.
Additional Information: Review the Activity Announcement for additional details: Announcement Form

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