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To ensure you have the latest, most accurate information on cannabis, we encourage you to order our completely updated Cannabis Toolkit.

Released today, this revised edition is the only resource specifically written for senior care professionals. It will help you understand the federal and provincial legal framework, proactively put policies in place, and support your decision-making.

The 46-page toolkit was developed in collaboration with DDO Health Law and MediSystem Pharmacy, and it provides you with accurate, up-to-date, critical guidance with respect to recreational and medical cannabis since legalization. It includes the following:

  • An overview of the federal and provincial legal landscape
  • Risk management considerations
  • Accommodating cannabis in the workplace
  • Regulation and possession of cannabis
  • Guidance for physicians and nurse practitioners
  • Clinical and legal issues
  • Policy templates on medical and recreational cannabis for resident and staff use

To order the latest edition, complete the order form and fax it to 905-851-0744 or email it to bpetrovsky@advantageontario.ca.

  • This year's theme will focus on Sustainable Diets.

    Environmental sustainability of food production is a growing area of interest for consumers around the globe. Dietitians are eager to understand the complexity and facts around sustainability and development of nutritious and healthy diets.

    You will have the opportunity to listen to internationally recognized speakers on this topic including from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, McGill University, the University of California, Davis and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

    To view the program, select the city that best accommodates you: - Montreal on October 29 - also offered via webcast in French - Edmonton on October 30 - also offered via webcast in English For more information visit our website. 

  • AdvantAge Ontario

    Fall 2019 Education Calendar

    Get Informed.  Stay Current.  Timely, sector-specific educational events on current and emerging issues and developments.

    Click Here for more information!

     

  • Active and Health Senior (Retirement Homes) Living Operations Certificate

    Click here to learn more about this new certificate program from Humber!