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Seminar – Managing Cannabis in the Workplace

June 15, 2018
8:30AM to 4:30PM - UCalgary downtown campus

Managing medical marijuana in the workplace is complex and requires specialized knowledge of medical cannabis, workplace policy, and case law. Approaching recreational legalization adds another layer of challenges. Get the information you need to ensure you have the tools to mitigate risk in your organization. 

Seminar – Organizational Drug and Alcohol Policies: Are you ready for Cannabis?

June 22, 2018
8:30AM to 4:30PM - UCalgary downtown campus

If you are responsible for your organization’s drug and alcohol policy and are wondering how the upcoming legalization of recreational marijuana will affect your workplace policies, then this is the course for you. You'll do a deep dive into your organization’s drug and alcohol policy to ensure it is cannabis compliant, and leave with a new draft of your organization’s policy and an understanding of the business processes for managing medical and recreational cannabis disclosure. 

Webinar – What does legalized cannabis mean for Canadians?

July 11, 2018
12:00PM to 1:00PM - Online

The world is watching as Canada becomes one of the first countries to legalize recreational cannabis, and there's still much we don't know about how this huge social change will affect our lives.

Webinar – Ready or not: The legal landscape for cannabis

July 17, 2018
12:00PM to 1:00PM - Online

With legalized recreational cannabis upon us, Canadian regulators and policy-makers have been scrambling to prepare. A patchwork of laws and bylaws is emerging across the country at the national, provincial and municipal levels, providing an unprecedented opportunity to evaluate the comparative impacts of different legal frameworks.

Webinar – Cannabis legalization and youth

July 26, 2018
12:00PM to 1:00PM - Online

Some of the most hotly debated aspects of legalized marijuana centre around our youth. How does cannabis use affect adolescent brains? What do parents need to know, given the legal consumption ages established by provincial governments?

Experts from UCalgary’s Cumming School of Medicine examine the scientific evidence we have so far on cannabinoids and adolescent brain development, and who might be at most risk. Learn why a public health approach to legalized cannabis is vital, and get practical advice on navigating the new realities of mainstream marijuana.


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