Maureen Smyth
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Maureen Smyth

Maureen Smyth, RN, BSN, teaches the basics of the endocannabinoid system, cannabinoid receptors, cannabinoids, cannabis pharmacology, and the research associated with the medical use of cannabis. Her goal is to dispel myths and extend the reach of the health and safety messages about cannabis medicine.

She is certified by the Global Medical Cannabis Institute and is a member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association. Her work has also appeared in Cannabis Industry Journal.

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