Medical Marijuana

September 28th, 2018 - September 28th, 2021
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Medical Marijuana.

This is a brief summary of what the learners’ should expect to learn:

  • Principal aspects of the Medical Marijuana Control Program in Ohio
  • General pharmacology of cannabinoids
  • A brief history of the use of marijuana
  • Clinical conditions for which there is evidence supporting the use of medical marijuana
  • Some of the dangers of marijuana use
Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
The webcast is no longer available.
Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 9/28/2021


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the currently accepted appropriate uses of medical marijuana; and UNDERSTAND the potential
adverse consequences of medical marijuana.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Current pharmacologic uses of cannabinoids
  • Medicinal properties of marijuana
  • Hemp versus marijuana
  • The Ohio Automated Rx Reporting System (OARRS)
  • Hospital approaches to inpatient use of medical marijuana
  • Purity testing and labeling

Webcasts Files

File Link

Medical Marijuana - 2


Medical Marijuana - 4


Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Stephanie Abel, PharmD
    • Medical Marijuana
  • Dr. Harrison Weed, MD
    • Medical Marijuana


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.