Cannabis Use & Distribution – Legal Implications for a Pharmacist


Join Tony J. Park, Pharm.D., J.D. in his provocative CE presentation about potential legal consequences to a pharmacist’s RPH license who chooses to personally use or distribute cannabis pursuant to California Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Summarize the new cannabis laws that came into effect on January 01, 2018, pursuant to the passage of California Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative.
  • Hypothesize all potential enforcement actions against California licensed pharmacists who use or distribute cannabis.
  • Evaluate the regulatory risks and benefits to using or distributing cannabis in California to a licensed pharmacist.


  • Tony J. Park, Pharm D., J.D.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1.25 hours (0.125 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit. A statement of credit will not be issued. Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit. Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor. UAN:  0113-0000-18-075-H03-P; 0113-0000-18-075-H03-T

Activity Type:  Knowledge-based
Target Audience:  Pharmacists and Technicians in all practice settings
Release Date: 9/24/2018
Expiration Date: 9/24/2021

What to Expect After Registration

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing instructions on how to access this course.

Registration Fees**
CPhA Member $99
Non-Member $199

***No cancellations or refunds will be issued once user login information has been sent. Unfortunately, due to the online format of this program we are unable to offer exceptions to this policy. It’s recommend that each registrant review the course content prior to submitting payment to ensure the content meets individual educational needs. User has 30 days to complete the on-demand program from registration. If you have questions regarding course content or cancellation policy please contact CPhA at (916) 779-4524.

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