After about a year of discussions with a medical cannabis education organization, Sonoma State University will finally be offering its first course in medical cannabis in March.

But don’t go thinking about changing majors yet. The one-day program for those in the health care industry will only cover the use of cannabis in medical care.

Now that municipalities are putting rules into place regarding medical cannabis—as mandated by the state—doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals are catching up on their education about the drug, which has been legal medicinally since 1996.

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Cynthia Sweeney ~ NorthBayBusinessJournal.com ~

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