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Course Information

  • Audience: Public health, school administration, school health, teachers, parents, coaches, community leaders, law enforcement
  • Format: Webinar
  • Date/Time: June 29, 2017
    12:00-1:00pm (EST)
  • Price: Free
  • Length: 1 hours
  • Competencies: Communications Skills
  • Learning Level: Awareness
  • Supplemental materials: Consolidated resource list for working with youth


  • None

About this Webinar

Cannabis legalization approved in MA in 2016- many individuals who care for or work with youth have questions about how this will affect youth use and what they should be doing. In this one hour webinar, we will discuss the different ways that the effects of legalization of cannabis may have on youth use based on other states experiences and what we can do in MA to take steps to optimize youth health and well-being.

What you'll learn

At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the latest that is known about the effects of cannabis on youth development
  • Identify lessons learned from other states that have legalized cannabis
  • Describe two ways that the participant can communicate with youth and parents about the risks of cannabis use

Subject Matter Experts

  • Sarah M. Bagley, MD

    Director, CATALYST Program, Boston Medical Center
    Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, BU SOM
    Boston Medical Center

Registration and Contact Hours

Select the Enroll button below to register for this webinar. If you have any trouble accessing the webinar, contact trainingmanager@nephtc.org.

The Certificate of Completion will include the length of the webinar. Generally 50 – 60 minutes is equivalent to 1 contact hour. Contact hours may be applicable towards continuing education requirements for certain credentials. Check with your credentialing body to verify if the topic meets its continuing education requirements.

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