“The RxAdvanced: Guide to Cannabis program is an online training program developed specifically for pharmacists by our expert faculty members. The program provides pharmacists with an excellent resource,” says Dr. Jodie MalhotraPharmD, Director of Practitioner and International Development.
“By the time they complete the program, pharmacists will be ready to offer sound advice on the role medical cannabis may – or may not – have in patient care.”
RxAdvanced: Guide to Cannabis focuses on practical advice for consulting patients and healthcare providers about cannabis. Pharmacists gain knowledge about the human endocannabinoid system as well as the medical history of cannabis and its chemical constituents. The program also covers state and federal cannabis regulations.
About TRC Healthcare
TRC Healthcare provides resources, training and support to a wide range of healthcare professionals to ensure better patient care. Their integrated support, unbiased resources, and comprehensive training prepare healthcare professionals to make informed decisions that lead to better patient outcomes and improved profitability. Clinicians at every stage of their career trust TRC Healthcare to provide continuing education that enables them to practice at the peak of their licenses. Healthcare administrators choose TRC Healthcare to bring professional excellence, quality care and compliance to their systems. Some of the company’s cutting-edge offerings include the Pharmacist’s Letter, which keeps pharmacists up to date on healthcare trends and recommendations; Pharmacy Technician University, an online program to certify pharmacy technicians; NetCE, continuing education platform for healthcare professions; and QURE Healthcare, which provides a simulation tool that measures and improves physician practices.
About University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
The University of Colorado The Anschutz Medical Campus is a world-class medical destination at the forefront of transformative science, medicine, education, and patient care. The campus includes the University of Colorado professional health schools, more than 60 centers and institutes, and two nationally ranked independent hospitals – UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital and Children’s Hospital Colorado – which treats more than two million adult and pediatric patients each year. Innovative, interconnected and highly collaborative, the University of Colorado The Anschutz Medical Campus provides life-changing treatment, patient care and professional training and conducts world-class research fueled by more than $650 million in research grants. For more information, visit www.cuanschutz.edu.
About Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Top-ranked Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in the world University of Colorado The Anschutz Medical Campus prepares the world’s future pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists through innovative learning and teaching. Over its 110-year history, the School of Pharmacy has been a world leader in medical discovery, patient care, pharmacy advocacy, and online education. CU Pharmacy is ranked in the top 15% of all pharmacy schools nationwide, producing graduates who exceed national student results and enjoy exceptional career opportunities. The school’s faculty advances science and health care, through programs that reach urban and rural Colorados, as well as communities around the world.
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