Thursday November 1, 2018 | 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
St. Joseph's Villa, Hamilton

Thursday December 6, 2018 | 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM
Fairmount Home, Glenburnie

Members: $260
Non-Members: $370

 

Medical and Recreational Cannabis in Senior Care Settings

Registration is now open for our two regional workshops on cannabis. This timely session will explore the various implications that medical and recreational cannabis legalization will have on senior care employers, employees/staff, and residents and their families. Participants will hear from subject matter and legal experts from different practice areas, as well as representatives from long term care homes and engage in discussion on the important considerations and best practices for recreational and medical cannabis use in senior care settings.

 

Speakers:

Adeeba Ahmed, Health and Safety Consultant Area, Public Services Health and Safety Association

Dr. Johnathan Bertram MD, Addiction Medicine, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health

Crystal Brooks, Director of Resident Care, Strathmere Lodge

Mary Jane Dykeman, Partner, Dykeman & O'Brien LLP

Gerald J. Griffiths, Lawyer, Sherrard Kuzz LLP

Jane Meadus, Staff Lawyer and Institutional Advocate, Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE)

Shilpi Majumder, PhD, Director of Public Policy, AdvantAge Ontario

 

For more information, visit our website or contact Christina Vertesi, Education Coordinator.