Endocannabinoid System Fundamentals

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  • Earn 1 RACGP  CPD Points
  • 25 min of video on demand
  • 11 lessons
  • 12 months access
  • Statement of attendance

Learning outcomes

Discuss the key components of the endocannabinoid system and the effect of endocannabinoids on physiologic systems

Differentiate between allosteric and orthostatic binding sites and how cannabinoids interact with receptors

Explain the process of the endocannabinoid system in human body

Course Description

The course will explore the key components of the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) including cannabinoid receptors and the effect of endocannabinoids on physiologic systems. You will better understand how this important system was discovered, and how it interacts with the human body. Learn the fundamental knowledge to discuss the ECS and how cannabis plays an important role in maintain health and homeostasis.


Dr. Teresa Towpik

Medihuanna Founder

This course is designed for:

General Practitioners

Health professionals

Allied health practitioners


Nurse Practitioners


Earn 1 RACGP CPD accredited points

This online course has been accredited (#272773) and members of the RACGP are eligible to claim 1 CPD points. It is a requirement of the RACGP that members who wish to claim these points provide their RACGP number when applying for this course. Other health professionals may also apply for self-directed CPD point for their particular profession.

Course curriculum

1 Meet the Instructor ( 1 min)
2 The Discovery of the Endocannabinoid System ( 16 min)
3 The next steps ( 1 min)

Course details

Earn 1 RACGP CPD Points

25 min of video on demand

11 lessons

12 months access

Certificate of completion

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