Medical and Recreational Cannabis
Medical Cannabis Summary (April 2017)
Developed by: PAS, Amy Wiebe BSP MBA, and Lori Postnikoff BSP
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The Government of Saskatchewan has created a new web page that houses cannabis resources for health providers. On the webpage, there is a section for each provider, including pharmacists.
Additionally, the Government of Saskatchewan has also created a page on the rules for cannabis use in general.
CPhA Additional Information
The CPhA has additional information, educational resources and practice tools available for members on the website. To access these resources, please click on the links below.
Talking Pot with Youth - Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse and Addiction
Cannabis in Canada - Government of Canada
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