Cannabis Care 2019, presented by the American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA), is the premier conference for nursing professionals to gain essential knowledge and access to cutting-edge cannabis nursing expertise. Network with other healthcare professionals while taking advantage of ACNA-approved continuing education credits designed specifically for RNs, APRNs, LPNs, clinicians, nursing business owners and nursing researchers. Join us December 4-6, 2019, at the Astor Crowne Plaza in New Orleans, LA!
Learn from Leaders
Hear from leading nurses, policy experts and advocates about research and applications of cannabis in nursing.
Dr. Balneaves is an Associate Professor in the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba. Previously, she has held academic positions at the University of Toronto and the University of British Columbia. Her research program has focused on the use of complementary therapies in the context of cancer and the development and evaluation of knowledge translation and decision support interventions for individuals living with cancer and oncology health professionals. She also engages in health policy, education and access research related to medical and non-medical cannabis. Currently, Lynda is the President of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) and is Deputy Director of the Canadian Consortium for the Investigations of Cannabinoids (CCIC).