Erica Lindsay, PharmD, MBA, JD, CHC, CHPC: No financial relationships to disclose
Cannabis use and sale within the United States has been an emerging topic in recent years. As of February 2022, 37 states, 3 territories, and the District of Columbia have allowed the use of medical cannabis nationwide. Currently, 19 states, 2 territories, and the District of Columbia have regulated Full Use (adult/non-medical use) cannabis. As cannabis use continues to grow this session will review the current cannabis law at the federal and state level and the general requirements on cannabis licensing seen throughout the country.
Compare and contrast current legislation around cannabis federal and state levels.
Differentiate between cannabis strains and their legal implications.
Describe common medical cannabis licensing requirements across the country and implications of Full Use licensing where applicable.
Discuss types of medical cannabis licenses for patients and how they are provided for within the program.