Content: 8 modules, each with 2 hours didactic content and 1 hour live interaction with case-based studies and discussion
Certificate program - taught by international experts in the field.
20 hours of continuing education credit for pharmacists, nurses, and physicians. Participants receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course.
Online - watch weekly videos and complete exercises at your convenience.
Intensive – the 8-week program thoroughly covers medical cannabis, yet keeps the needs of the busy professional in mind. No travel required.
Interactive – weekly online discussions and live video chats allow you to share ideas with other program participants and interact with the program instructors. The program coordinator will be accessible to you throughout the 8-week program and you will receive weekly feedback on your work.
Program Outcomes, each participant will:
The cost of the program $795. Discount available for early-bird signup, CU faculty, preceptors, and alumni, and UCHealth clinicians.
Pharmacy: The University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity provides 20.0 contact hours of practice-based continuing pharmacy education (16.0 hours home-study, 4.0 hours live). UAN: 0008-9999-20-110-B01-P, release 04/15/2020, expiry 04/15/2023).
Nursing: The University of Colorado College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing professional development by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This educational offering for 20.0 nursing contact hours (9.5 pharmacology contact hours for APRNs) is provided by the University of Colorado College of Nursing Office of Continuing Education.
Medicine: This Blended Learning activity, Medical Cannabis Education for Health Care Providers, has been reviewed by the American Academy of Family Physicians and has a term of 04/15/2020 - 04/15/2021. This activity is acceptable for up to 20.00 Prescribed credit(s); the total amount of credit consists of 16.00 Enduring Prescribed credits and 4.00 Live Prescribed credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMA/AAFP Equivalency: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.
Online program offered by The University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and the College of Nursing
This practice-based, interactive program provides pharmacists and other health care providers with an understanding of how genetic factors influence drug disposition, response, and adverse effects. Knowledge gained from this program will enhance participants’ ability to apply genetic information to clinical practice.
Topics covered include:
Discount available for CU faculty, preceptors, and alumni, and UC Health clinicians. Contact Sop.continuingeducation@CUAnschutz.edu for more information.
Next course: Saturday, July 10th