Medicinal Cannabis: Summary of use (ITK Aug/Sep 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: In the Know 
Author: Sara Shams

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of medicinal cannabis and their action in the body

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Identify the different types of cannabinoids.
  2. Recognise the differences in effect cannabinoids have in the body.
  3. Recognise the modes of administration for medicinal cannabis products supported in the current Australian context.
  4. List medicinal cannabis products that are currently listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG).

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 6.1, 6.2, 7.1, 7.3

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5

Accreditation number: G2018025    Accreditation expires: 1/8/2019
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.