EVENT: Medical Cannabis Training for Healthcare Professionals


 Join The Ohio Cannabis Association
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 | 8:30am – 4:00pm
Heritage Golf Club, Hilliard, OH

Be a part of Ohio’s first complete medical marijuana day-course to prepare healthcare professionals for Ohio’s new cannabis industry.

  • Cannabis & Patient Care : Past, Present & Future
  • Medical ethics
  • Clinical applications
  • Legal landscape for licensed caregivers
  • Endocannabinoid system, phytocannabinoids and effects of dosing on receptor systems
  • …and more

With Presentations by…

Jeffrey Block, M.D. 
University of Miami & National Medical Cannabis Expert
Janet Breneman, BSN, RN
Medical Cannabis Educator & Industry Consultant
Deb Tongren, Esq.
Attorney & Cannabis Legal Consultant
…and others.

Event and CMEs are included in all active OCA Medical & Ancillary Services and above memberships (Learn More. Memberships are 20% off for a limited time).  Qualified members can register free of charge via email to rachel@ohiocannabisassociation.com.

CMEs Available.

Member Feedback Needed on Draft Rules


The Ohio Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee has released updated draft rules for cultivators, dispensaries and physicians. We are working to make sure our member’s voices are heard.  Working together we can ensure Ohio’s new medical marijuana industry adequately meets the needs of all patients — while building safe, thriving industry that benefits all Ohioans.

Please review the documents below and let us know what changes you would like to see made.  Public comments are being accepted now through Friday, January 13, 2017, but please get yours in as soon as possible.
Not a member? Have your voice heard and Join Today!

Draft Rules

Supporting Documents
Cultivator Rules Presentation
Summary of 1st Round of Public Comments
Dispensary Rules Fact Sheet
Dispensary Rules Presentation
Physician Rules Fact Sheet
Physician Rules Presentation
Physician Survey

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After you share your thoughts with us, you can also submit them by directly by email to: medicalmarijuana@med.ohio.gov

Your comments must be submitted to them without attachments by 5pm on Friday, January 13th in order to be accepted.  They request that when preparing your comments, you be sure to:

  • Explain your views as clearly as possible.
  • Describe any assumptions.
  • Provide any technical information and/or data used to support your views.
  • Explain how you arrived at your estimate for potential burdens, benefits or costs.
  • Provide specific examples to illustrate your views.
  • Offer alternatives.

Free Event: Business, Politics, Law & You

Register Today! 

Please Join…
The Ohio Cannabis Association
Ohio’s New Medical Marijuana Industry Business, Politics, Law & You

Wednesday, July 6th
5:00pm – 8:00pm
(Networking from 5-6. Program Begins Promptly at 6.)

The Ohio State University
Student Union, Great Hall Meeting Room
1739 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43210
(Easy parking right next door.)

Featuring leading experts on all aspects of the new industry…

State             | State Sen. Kenny Yuko & State Rep. Kirk Schuring
National      | John Hudak, Brookings Institute
Business      | Andy Joseph, Apeks Supercritical
| Jimmy Gould, Ohio House Medicinal Marijuana Task Force & Green Light Acquisitions
| Roberto Ryan, QC Infusion
Medical       | Dr. Brian Santin, Ohio House Medicinal Marijuana Task Force
| Janet Brenneman, Ohio Cannabis Nurses Association
Legal            | Deb Tongren, Esq.

…and others

Event is free of charge, but seating is limited. Ticket Required for Entry.

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