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BMS 473: Medical Cannabis

Biomolecular Sciences

This pharmacy elective will present relevant information for pharmacists about medical cannabis. Lecture topics will be federal and state regulations, botany, plant biochemistry and pharmacognosy, terpenes and cannabinoids, the endocannabinoid system, cannabinoid receptor pharmacology, and cannabis therapeutics. The major focus of the elective will be to provide relevant information about medical cannabis to clarify the current role of pharmacists.

2 Credits


  • Pre-requisite: Pharmacy P2 or P3

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for BMS 473
  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for BMS 473
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