EDUCATION

Medical Marijuana 411 is proud to partner with Dharma Pharmaceuticals to provide medical professionals
and patients the top medical marijuana education online.

MORE ABOUT MEDICAL MARIJUANA 411


Founded in 2009, Medical Marijuana 411 is one of the first and most trusted online resources for medical cannabis education. Our community of physicians, patients, and researchers are committed to providing the very best online education platform based on peer reviewed research for those seeking education that is research based and unbiased.

As part of our commitment to offering the best medical marijuana education on a myriad of topics, Medical Marijuana 411 is proud to have authored ACCME accredited courses for the medical professional community. Continuing Medical Education (CME) approved by the American Medical Association (AMA) for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™

In addition to the monumental feat of launching accredited, online Medical Marijuana CME courses, Medical Marijuana 411 also pushed to also have those CME courses accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) for Pharmacists’ CPE credits and by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) for Nurses’ CNE credits.

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MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL ADVANCED COURSE

The Medical Professional Cannabis Certification online course is a series of 12 modules designed
to teach medical professionals about cannabis.

Learn about the legal framework of working with medical marijuana patients, the basics of the cannabis plant, the Endocannabinoid System, and how cannabinoid receptors work with our bodies. Additional modules will cover important topics like: how to medicate, inhalation versus ingestion, contraindications, drug-on-drug interactions, and recommended rations of specific illnesses. This course includes video testimonials from scientists and medical experts, infographics, and additional visuals to support the written content. Any individual wanting to learn more about the science of cannabis will find the course valuable. With over 800+ peer-reviewed research citations, the Medical Professional Cannabis Certification is the most current, complete and comprehensive Medical Cannabis Certification program available anywhere, online or in-person.

This course includes video testimonials from scientists and medical experts, infographics, and additional visuals to support the written content. Any individual wanting to learn more about the science of cannabis will find the course valuable. Enrollment in this online course allows you to start and stop at any time. Any students completing our certifications and/or coursework will have permanent access to their student dashboard to review materials at any time. If in the future, you want to review any information, simply log-on to your dashboard to re-visit the content.


INCLUDED MODULES

  • Section 1 – Legal Landscape
  • Section 2 – An Ancient Plant for Modern Illnesses
  • Section 3 – The Discovery of the Endocannabinoid System
  • Section 4 – The Endocannabinoid System
  • Section 5 – One Plant, One Complex Chemical Factory
  • Section 6 – Getting Cannabinoids into the Bloodstream
  • Section 7 – Patient Centered Dosing
  • Section 8 – Laboratory Testing
  • Section 9 – Clinical Practice
  • Section 10 – Cannabis and Opioids
  • Section 11 – Medical Myths and Facts
  • Section 12 – Additional Resources

CANNABIS 101 - AN ANCIENT MEDICINE FOR MODERN ILLNESSES


The Cannabis 101 course contains general information about cannabis, the basic science of “why” cannabis works with our own Endocannabinoid System, differences between CBD and THC (you don’t have to even get high to use the healing properties of the plant), the law and types of products that are available. For example, did you know you can find pain relief from a topical…which is applied to the skin? You don’t even have to smoke cannabis to get relief! There are many ways to medicate. This course help you understand the basics. Everything from the history of the plant, terpenes, dosing and the science behind why cannabis works for so many ailments. This course includes video testimonials from scientists and medical experts, infographics, and additional visuals to support the written content. Any individual wanting to learn more about the science of cannabis will find the course valuable. Enrollment in this online course allows you to start and stop at any time. Any students completing our certifications and/or coursework will have permanent access to their student dashboard to review materials at any time. If in the future, you want to review any information, simply log-on to your dashboard to re-visit the content.


OUR 9 MODULE COURSE INCLUDES THESE TOPICS

  • Section 1 – An Ancient Plant for Modern Illnesses
  • Section 2 - Legal Landscape
  • Section 4 – Cannabinoids, Terpenes and Opioids
  • Section 5 – Clinical Practice
  • Section 6 – Delivery Systems
  • Section 7 – Dosing
  • Section 8 – Medical Myths and Facts
  • Section 9 – Additional Resources