Our Courses

Expert-created courses designed to deepen your understanding of plant medicine and foster expertise in medicinal cannabis.

Our Courses

Expert-created courses designed to deepen your understanding of plant medicine and foster expertise in medicinal cannabis.

From the Australian Cannabis Summit 

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Pediatric Medical Cannabis

This course is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of paediatric medical cannabis, focusing particularly on the implications of TGA category changes and their direct impact on clinical practices and outcomes for children. Led by a team of esteemed experts, this course navigates through various crucial aspects of paediatric medical cannabis use, offering both theoretical knowledge and practical insights derived from real-world experiences.

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Clinical Experience and Case Studies

Delve into a series of case studies and clinical experiences illustrating the impact and uses of cannabis in a medical context.

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Cannabis and Mental Health

Understand the complex relationships between cannabis use and mental health, including its therapeutic potentials and challenges.

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Cannabis and Women's Health

Examine the potential impacts and benefits of cannabis in addressing various women's health issues, including hormonal balance and menopausal symptoms.

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Free Courses

Cannabis in
Epilepsy

A comprehensive guide discussing the potential benefits and considerations of using cannabis in the management of epilepsy.

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Patient Stories and Experiences

Dive into the real-life narratives and experiences of patients who have journeyed through medicinal cannabis treatments.

Meet Our Esteemed Instructors

Embark on a journey of learning and discovery with our team of experts who are not only knowledgeable but also passionate about sharing the medicinal potential of cannabis. These industry luminaries will guide you through an enriching educational experience.

Dr John Teh

BACKGROUND:

With a robust history in the surgical industry and being at the helm of PlantMed Medical Cannabis Clinic since the legalisation of medicinal cannabis in Australia in 2016, Dr. Teh brings a rich repository of knowledge and experience. His expertise in permaculture melds seamlessly with his advocacy for natural plant products as a complementary treatment method.

ROLE/POSITION:

Course Chairman/Director of Planted & PlantMed, Australia

Dr Dustin Sulak

BACKGROUND:

Dr. Dustin Sulak is an integrative medicine pioneer with a focus in osteopathy, mind-body medicine, and medical cannabis. Dr. Sulak received undergraduate degrees in nutrition science and biology from Indiana University, a doctorate of osteopathy from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed an osteopathic rotating internship at Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency.

ROLE/POSITION:

Cannabis Medicine Specialist, Board Member of the Society of Cannabis Clinician, USA

Dr Orit Holtzmann

BACKGROUND:

Dr Holtzman is one of Australia’s most experienced medicinal cannabis prescribers and educators. She holds a Bachelor of Science in biology and psychology from the University of Tel Aviv (Summa Cum Laude), a PhD in neuroscience from the University of NSW and an MBBS from the Sydney Medical School at the University of Sydney. She has been passionate about integrative medicine since her parents used it successfully to treat her childhood asthma and she has always known she would like to practice medicine in this way. To that extent, she has undertaken the ADAPT training in functional and ancestral medicine at the Kresser Institute as well as additional training from ACNEM and AIMN.

ROLE/POSITION:

President ANZCCP, Cannabinoid Medicine Practitioner, Founder and CEO Leura Wellness, Australia

Chloe Teh

BACKGROUND:

Chloe has a strong background in medical, surgical, and veterinary service development and operations management and recently won the Women of Weed title for 2020. Chloe enjoys creating an environment and systems that ensures a positive experience for patients, careers, referring doctors and PlantMed team. Her background in media, television and event management have prepared her well for helping organise PlantMed’s educational events and promotion of PlantMed’s endeavours in the community. Chloe is interested in integrated health practices using plant medicine, health nutrition, and animal and climate well-being.

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Director and CEO PlantMed Cannabis Clinics Australia

Justin Sinclair

BACKGROUND:

Justin is a Research Fellow at NICM Health Research Institute, an international leader in integrative medicine research based at Western Sydney University where he is also the co-ordinator of the Australian Medicinal Cannabis Research & Education Collaboration (AMCREC). For the last 3 years he has also served on United in Compassion’s Scientific Advisory Board, Australia’s leading medicinal cannabis patient advocacy group, in a pro bono capacity. His scientific background is in pharmacognosy (i.e. drugs that come from plants), but his research interests extend into botany, ethnopharmacology, analytical phytochemistry and psychopharmacology.

ROLE/POSITION:

Chief Scientific Officer ANTG, Cannabis Medicine Educator, Western Sydney University

Dr Gull Herzberg

BACKGROUND:

Dr Herzberg practices Integrative Medicine, which means that, in addition to a conventional medical approach, he also considers and uses other approaches that may not have been considered previously. As far as possible he uses an Evidence-Based Medicine approach. Amongst other clinical modalities, Gull has been prescribing Medical Cannabis since 2017. He is a keen collaborator and in addition to his clinical work, including involvement with Local Health District and Primary Health Network health system improvement processes in order to help “the right people get the right treatment in the right place at the right time”.

ROLE/POSITION:

Vice President ANZCCP, Australia

Emily Rigby

BACKGROUND:

Since 2016, Emily has played an integral role in developing the Australian medicinal cannabis industry. This includes establishing one of Australia’s first licenced medicinal cannabis cultivation and research facilities and releasing Australian-grown cannabis medicines into local and export markets.

Emily is on the Board of the Australian Medicinal Cannabis Association (AMCA) and Director of Protected Cropping Australia (PCA) – Australia’s peak industry body for hydroponic and greenhouse growers. Emily was recognised as Australia’s 2021 ‘Woman of Weed’ in the Australian Cannabis Awards for her contribution to female leadership in the cannabis industry.

ROLE/POSITION:

Cannabis Horticulture Expert, Australia

Lisa Varley

BACKGROUND:

A strategic thinker with a long term vision. Specialist in change management and aggressive cost-cutting. Significant experience and success in the Asia region and a vast network of contacts second to none. Marketing content and communication expert through many mediums and all different channels.

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Managing Director at “The Entourage Effect” and Managing Director at “Mi Dispensary”- Australia

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