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ACDE: Marijuana Legalization and the Modern Dental Practice: Ethical and Medical Considerations for Treatment Planning

The UNC Adams School of Dentistry in conjunction with the Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 30 of its member schools jointly presents the “ACDE LIVE Webinar Series.”

This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental health care professional’s schedule and interests.

Webinar Description
Cannabis consumption is at an all-time high in the United States. Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug. Legalization in several states, and pending legislation in many others, has amplified the need for medical providers to understand how the drug not only affects a patient’s physical health but their psychological well-being as well.

Educational Objectives
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the medical indication of marijuana
  • Describe the demographic characteristics of marijuana users
  • Understand how marijuana affects an individual
  • Understand the professional and legal implications of marijuana use for the dental profession

Click here to register.