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What to Expect: Maternal Cannabis Use During Pregnancy and the Impacts on Offsprings

Join us for this free, informative webinar for nurses and other health-care professionals

What to Expect: Maternal Cannabis Use During Pregnancy and the Impacts on Offsprings

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (EST)

2 Speakers from Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse:

Amy Porath-Waller, Ph.D. Interim Director, Research and Policy &

Katie Fleming, MA Knowledge Broker

OBJECTIVES:

To review the effects of prenatal cannabis exposure on the development and behavior of offspring;

To identify some of the implications of maternal cannabis use during pregnancy;

To discuss what healthcare providers can do with regards to prevention efforts and addressing maternal cannabis use with their patients;

To provide a brief summary of the research report: Licit and Illicit Drug Use during Pregnancy, as it relates to opioids.

Register at: https://myrnao.ca/june16

This webinar is in collaboration with CAMH' s Opioid Resource Team and RNAO's Smoking Cessation Team.

For more info contact: Glynis Gittens ggittens@RNAO.ca