Medicinal Cannabis : Lambert Center Demonstration Activity

This module, Medicinal Cannabis: The Lambert Center Demonstration Activity, provides a testing site for work flow, clarify of instructions, and critiquing of the template that will be used to "clone" all TLC/MMJ modules.     

The Lambert Center offers a number of educational activities on appropriate use of medicinal cannabis in a variety of conditions including gastroenterology, hospice/palliative care, sickle cell disease, epilepsy, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s disease, neuromuscular conditions, and others. Customize your education in medical cannabinoids by selecting those topics most relevant to your practice and needs.

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Learning Objectives & Target Audience

A standard set of learning objectives will be utilized, sample below for GI Module

  • Outline the endocannabinoid system's role in GI/hepatic systems
  • Summarize current evidence both for and against cannabis use in GI/hepatic disorders
  • Explain the efficacy / lack of efficacy of currently approved therapeutic options for specific GI/heaptic disorders.
  • Describe the risks and benefits of medicinal cannabinoids in GI/hepatic disorders
  • Discuss cannabinoid interactions with other medications
  • Discuss best practices for selection of cannabis forms, strains, ratios and dosages in specific GI/hepatic disorders
  • Manage patient needs related to medicinal cannabis across care settings, through interprofessional approaches and communications.
This course is designed for healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients who may benefit from medicinal cannabinoids.
If you are seeking Pennsylvania certification as a recommender or HCP working in a Pennsylania dispensary, click here

Module Issue Date: 06/01/2018   Module Expiration Date: 05/31/2020
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Institute of Emerging Health Professions
Jefferson College of Population Health
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Palliative Medicine
Primary Care
Course Format: 
Online Activity
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE
  • 1.00 ACPE-T
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CNE
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Planners and Presenters:

Alex Capano, DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC
Senior Fellow, Institute of Emerging Health Professions
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Larry Good, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
SUNY Stony Brook
Stony Brook, NY

Associate Provost for Innovation in Education
Director, Jefferson Institute of Emerging Health Professions
Director, The Lambert Center for the Study of Medicinal Cannabis and Hemp
Associate Dean for CME and Strategic Partner Alliances
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Rachel Schepart, RPh
Regional Manager
NY Dispensary Sales & Operations
PharmaCannis, LLC
Buffalo, NY

Judy Spahr, MPH, MLS, MEd, CCRC, CCRP
Administrative Director, The Lambert Center for the Study of Medicinal Cannabis and Hemp
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

This course is open to all interested learners. If you are seeking CE credit, the accreditation requirements for successful completion are: You must register and complete the entire online program, viewing the video in its entirety, obtaining a successful post test score of at least 80%, and completing the online evaluation, in order to receive full credit for this course.  Once these components are completed, you will immediately be able to access your CE Certificate.

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Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Contact Hours: RN participants who successfully complete this activity will be awarded maximum 1 contact hour.

Non-endorsement of products: Accreditation refers to recognition of continuing nursing education activities only and does not imply Pennsylvania State Nurses Association or ANNC Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial products.


The Jefferson College of Population Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This knowledge based program (APCE # to be customized for each module) is acceptable for 1.0 hour of continuing pharmacy education credit. Statements of Credit indicating hours/CEUs will be uploaded to CPE Monitor within 60 days following program for participants who complete this activity and submit required participant information, including evaluation, pre/post-test, NABP # and DOB.


The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all others.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE
  • 1.00 ACPE-T
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CNE


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