The Green Rush: Impacts of Marijuana Legalization on Mental Health

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 11:00 AM


Grand Round starts in:

101 Nicolls Road - Stony Brook, NY
February 18th, 2020
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Updates and implications of legalized marijuana and mental health

Dates and Times

Start: 2/18/2020 11:00 AM
End: 2/18/2020 12:00 PM

Objectives

1.  Help mental health providers understand the political, economical and social context behind the legalization of marijuana and how it may impact their practice.

2.  Help mental health providers feel prepared to talk with their clients about marijuana use given the social stigmatization facilitated by legalization.

3.  Inform providers on recent evidence of how marijuana use effects mood disorders and cognition with regards to harm and potential benefits.

Grand Round Files

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Speakers

  • Dr. Asif Karim
    • Preparing mental health providers to understand the different aspects of legalized marijuana with regard to their patients.
  • Dr. Dhruti Patel
    • Preparing mental health providers to understanding the different aspects of legalized marijuana with regard to their patients.

Location

101 Nicolls Road
HSC, T-10, Rm. 026
MART Auditorium, Level 5
Stony Brook, NY 11790

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222