APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis

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Do you know how medical cannabis works and its implications for your profession? Take this quiz to explore the impact of medical cannabis on the practice of pharmacy and patient care.    

Learning Objective

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the clinical pharmacology of cannabis and its active components.
  2. Evaluate clinical studies that have been performed in patients with various conditions using cannabis.


Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers for this activity is 0202-0000-18-258-H04-P/T.

To claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: October 17, 2018

Expiration date: October 17, 2021 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

Target Audience: Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians

Learning Level: 2


APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis, is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association.


Laura M. Borgelt, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, declares receiving honoraria as a speaker from PharmCon, Inc. and as a speaker for MJ for MDs (conference).   

APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website at: www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, PharmD, BCACP, MBA, Associate Director of Content Development at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.