Medicinal Cannabis in the Workplace



About This Event:

The use of cannabis for medicinal reasons is growing rapidly in Australia. Yet it is not well understood and is complex in its ramifications. To better understand the issues surrounding medicinal cannabis and the implications for our workplaces, we will be hosting a webinar:


Date: Wednesday 24th August 2022

Time: 11:00am – 12:00 midday AEST

Cost: Free


* You will need a PC/notebook/tablet/smartphone to connect.

In this webinar, Associate Professor David Allen will be joined by DASA’s drug and alcohol experts for a practical and informative discussion of medicinal cannabis. This webinar is for executives, business owners, health and safety managers, risk managers, drug & alcohol coordinators, and health professionals.


This one-hour webinar will focus on the following topics:

  • ​Background information on cannabis

  • The difference between medicinal use of cannabis and illicit use

  • Medicinal cannabis approvals in Australia

  • Implications for the workplace​

Speaker:


A/Prof David Allen, MBBS(Hons), DPH, FAFOEM Occupational and Environmental Physician, Adjunct Appointee, UNSW School of Population Health, Managing Director DASA www.dasa.net.au and Sydney Occupational Health www.sydneyoh.com.au. With over 34 years’ experience in occupational medicine, Dr Allen is a leading authority on managing drugs and alcohol at work.


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DASA (Drug and Alcohol Solutions Australia) is proud to be leading the way in workplace drug and alcohol testing services throughout Australia. Whether your need is for workplace drug and workplace alcohol testing, advice on drug and alcohol policy or ideas on how to communicate your workplace expectations, policies and procedures to your staff, DASA can help. We have the experience, technical expertise and people to lead you to the right solution.