Online Seminar: Introduction to Cannabinoid Medicine: What Veterinarians Need to Know, March 18 & 24, 2020

CVMA Online Seminars are convenient interactive presentations offering CEUs held online in real time. This learning platform allows you to participate from anywhere with internet access—from your practice, your home, or anywhere you have internet connection. Attending is as easy as a few mouse clicks. You will only need internet access and either an audio headset or a telephone.

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This seminar is open to veterinarians, veterinary technicians, veterinary hospital staff, and veterinary students only.

Course Description

This lecture will discuss the cannabis plant and include a review of common cannabis terminology, provide a detailed explanation of the endocannabinoid system (all components), as well as a description of endocannabinoid deficiency. It will also review the components of the plant in detail including phytocannabinoids, terpenes, and flavonoids; delve into some clinically relevant applications (supported by pertinent publications); and review dosing, delivery, product selection, potential toxicities, and contraindications.


Trina Hazzah, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), CVCH

Dr. Hazzah attended Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine and earned her DVM in 2006. She completed her small animal internship at Red Bank Veterinary Hospital in New Jersey and a three-year residency in medical oncology at the Veterinary Oncology and Hematology Center in Connecticut. She received her certification as a veterinary Chinese herbalist from the Chi Institute in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Hazzah has given numerous lectures to veterinarians on the topic of cannabis medicine.


Dates and Times

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 | 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM
Registration, cancellation, and substitution deadline: March 9, 2020

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 | 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Registration, cancellation, and substitution deadline: March 13, 2020


CVMA MembersNon-Members
DVM: $60DVM: $120
RVT/Veterinary Staff: $40RVT/Veterinary Staff: $80
DVM/RVT Student: $25DVM/RVT Student: $25


3 ways to register:

This course qualifies for 1.5 hours of interactive learning. Each paid registrant will be allowed access via one phone line and one log-in and will receive a certificate upon completion. When you register, a URL will be sent to the registered attendee email with login information on how to begin the webinar. CVMA reserves the right to invoice those individuals and/or organizations that are logged in or connected from telephone numbers that don’t correspond to a paid registration.

If multiple registrants intend to view the online seminar together under one log-in, please contact the CVMA office for an attendance form at 800.655.2862 or email staff@cvma.net.

All registrations must be received ten (10) days before the online seminar in order to participate.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

All cancellation requests must be made in writing and submitted by fax, email, or regular mail no later than the date advertised above to receive a full refund, less a 10 percent administration fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after the above cancellation date.

Attn: Meetings & Events Department
California Veterinary Medical Association
1400 River Park Dr, Ste 100
Sacramento, CA 95815
By fax: 916.646.9156
By email: staff@cvma.net

If you have any questions, please call the CVMA office at 800.655.2862.


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