Medical Cannabis: A Cure for the Opioid Epidemic
(Presentation) Using Medical Cannabis for Opioids Sparing and Tapering in Chronic Pain”. The presentation provides literature on the topic, and he will discuss how medical cannabis can be used as an adjunct medication for opioid sparing or withdrawal. He will focus on how cannabis has effects on opioid and cannabinoid receptors and is much safer than opioids. Dr. Smith will provide education on how to use medical cannabis for opioid sparing and withdrawal.