Opioids and Medical Marijuana | OK Home Health & Hospice Response | GnuPharma

Opioids and Medical Marijuana | OK Home Health & Hospice Response

Moore Norman Technology Center - South Penn Campus 13301 S Pennsylvania Ave, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73170
11th October 2018
Join us October 11, 2018 for our conference, Opioids and Medical Marijuana: The Oklahoma Home Health and Hospice Response. The conference objectives revolve around identifying and reviewing signs and symptoms of opioid abuse and addiction. The conference will also be reviewing steps for pain management, opioid and non-opioid, discuss alternative therapies for pain control and management. There will also be a session on identifying and describing the endocannabinoid system. Lastly there will be a review of legislative updates for patient licenses from SQ788, timelines from SQ788, as well as identify and review SQ788 employer and employee impacts.

This conference will involve 5 session presentations and one Panel discussion. Panelists are: Representative Echols, Senator McCortney, Agent Brian Veazey of the OK Bureau of Narcotics, Chip Paul of Oklahomans for Health, Dr. Michael Mckenzie, Dr. Stephanie Madison, Chris Cotner, esq, and an Adult Protective Services Representative.

Schedule · Thursday, October 11, 2018

8:30 AM – 8:50 AM
Endocannabinoid Overview, Laura Bales, RN, President of OK Cannabis Nurses Association
8:50 AM – 9:50 AM
Clinical Treatment, Dr. Michael Mckenzie, MD
9:50 AM – 10:05 AM
Break
10:05 AM – 10:30 AM
Delivery Routes of Cannabinoids, Chip Paul, President, Oklahomans for Health
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Detection, Dr. Keith Swanson, Pharm.D, BCGP
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Lunch w/ Hennie Garza, TMF, Oklahoma Organizing Around Opioids
12:45 PM – 2:15 PM
Panel Discussion, Speakers: Senator McCortney, Rep Echols, Brian Veazey – OK Bureau of Narcotics, Dr.Madison, and more!
2:15 PM – 2:30 PM
Break
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Reviewing SQ788 and Employer Impact, Chris Cotner, Esq, Bethany Law Center

From Media