Kathaleen Schnur, LSW
Social Worker, Hemophilia Center of Western Pennsylvania

Alfredo A. Narvaez, Jr., MSW, LMSW
Social Worker, Louisiana Comprehensive Hemophilia Center
Tulane University Medical Center


Khalid Namoos
Medical Fellow, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

By the end of this session, the participant should be better able to:

  • Explain the biochemical components of marijuana
  • Describe how marijuana affects the brain and the potential long-term effects on the brain
  • Discuss the clinical evidence regarding potential medical benefits of marijuana use for patients
  • Outline the current legal status of recreational or medicinal marijuana use across the US