Sleep and Medicinal Cannabis: A Physiological Guide to Prescribing

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In this comprehensive webinar, "Sleep and Medicinal Cannabis. A Physiological Guide to Prescribing," Dr. Banerjee will outline the normal and abnormal physiology of sleep and typical sleep disorders encountered in practice. The session will provide insights into the medical presentation of these conditions, including their psychological impacts, and further discuss the roles of medicinal cannabis in treating these disorders, offering tips for achieving the best results for patients.

Learning Outcomes

Understanding Sleep Physiology: Gain insights into the normal and abnormal physiology of sleep and understand the medical and psychological impacts of typical sleep disorders.
Medicinal Cannabis in Treatment: Learn about the roles of medicinal cannabis in treating sleep disorders and garner tips for achieving optimal results for patients.
Managing Mental Health Disorders: Understand the management of mental health disorders causing insomnia using medicinal cannabis, providing a comprehensive approach to treatment.
Practical Application: Gain practical knowledge and tips for prescribing and managing medicinal cannabis in treating sleep disorders, ensuring effective patient outcomes.

Dr Dev Banerjee, with over 20 years of experience as a Specialist in Sleep Medicine, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in managing sleep disorders and their intersection with mental health and medicinal cannabis. Having held significant positions in various institutions in the UK and Australia, he is currently the Medical Director at Lullaby Sleep in the Central Coast NSW and has been an Authorised Prescriber for Medicinal Cannabis since August 2020 (NIIM approved). His interests span the management of mental health disorders causing insomnia using medicinal cannabis, the role of medicinal cannabis in treating PTSD and insomnia in First Responders, and he also serves as Co-Director of Vivace Health, providing dispensing and treatment support for users of Medicinal Cannabis.

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