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Peterborough Public Health

185 King Street

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Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

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Cannabis and Your Health
Evan Brockest | PDS
Sarah Cullingham | PPH

Date:

April 9, 2019 | 1:00-2:00 PM EST

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Peterborough Public Health | 2nd Floor
185 King Street
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8

Course Description:

Do you have questions about cannabis and its impact on our health? This session will explore current research and evidence regarding the health effects of cannabis for both medical and non-medical use. Current data around cannabis use prevalence in Canada will be reviewed, as well as special considerations for specific populations, including individuals with a history of mental health issues.

Facilitator Biographies:

Evan Brockest | PDS
Evan Brockest is a Project Lead and acting Coordinator with the Peterborough Drug Strategy, where he is currently leading a two-year research, training and public education initiative related to cannabis. Having worked in the health and social service fields for over 10 years, Evan brings a unique combination of experience in the areas of research, education, program evaluation, communications, and community development.

Sarah Cullingham | PPH
Bio coming soon!

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Who should attend this training?

These presentations are designed for service providers in Peterborough City and County. Geared specifically to staff working in justice and human services fields, these sessions are designed to equip participants with tools and strategies to support clients who use cannabis.

Who can I contact with further questions?

Contact the QoC Project Lead at qoc@peterboroughdrugstrategy.com or 705-927-3448.

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