March 19, 2019 – A Pharmacist’s Perspective on Medicinal Cannabis With Larry Leung

With the legalization of cannabis, more and more individuals are inquiring about its’ use for medical purposes. In this Learning Circle, the presenters will cover the following topics:

  • What is Marijuana?
  • Safety of medicinal cannabis
  • Efficacy of medicinal cannabis on selected medical conditions
  • Types of preparations available for medicinal cannabis

Thank you for everyone’s interest and participation,

this session’s Video is now available for viewing!

Date: March 19th, 2019 (PST)
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 am
Where: Videoconference OR internet webinar.
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Thank you Larry and Lily for the informative session on medicinal cannabis!

Meet Our Presenters:

Larry Leung is a Lecturer, Interprofessional Co-Lead and Clinical pharmacist at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia. As a pharmacist, he works at the Faculty’s Pharmacists Clinic, a university-affiliated, licensed, pharmacist-led patient care clinic. As a Lecturer, he teaches in the Entry-to-Practice PharmD program and is a course coordinator for a first year seminars course and co-coordinator of an Indigenous Health elective. He is also the interprofessional education co-lead for the Faculty. His areas of interest include primary care and Indigenous Health. Particularly, he has a strong passion for collaborating with Indigenous communities in the development and delivery of culturally-safe pharmacy services. Larry will be joined by Lily Chen is a fourth year pharmacy student in the Entry-to-Practice PharmD Program. She is currently on an experiential non-direct patient care practicum focused on academic teaching.



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