Policy measures for legalization and regulation of cannabis in Canada

Webinar in partnership with the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario

On March 22, 2017, EENet presented a webinar for nurses and other health care professionals: "Policy Measures for Legalization and Regulation of Cannabis in Canada." This webinar was presented in partnership with the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario.

The objectives:

  • Learn about the federal government’s plans and timeline for legalizing cannabis.
  • Understand the evidence on health-focused cannabis legalization and regulation.
  • Consider the areas of controversy in the legalization and regulation debate.

Watch the webinar recording here. View the presentation slides here.

The speakers:

Jean‐François Crépault, Senior Policy Analyst, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Rebecca Jesseman, Director, Information Systems and Performance Measurement, and Senior Policy Advisor, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

Funding for this educational opportunity is provided by Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.