Cannabidiol (CBD): A Prescription for Athletes?
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be better able to:
- Describe the primary differences between CBD and THC cannabinoids found in marijuana or cannabis plant species.
- Summarize the legal status of CBD both federally, by state, and in sport.
- Interpret the current status of evidence for athletes looking for guidance on CBD’s use in sport.
Speaker: Lara Gray, MS, RD, CSSD, Senior Director of Education at Drug Free Sport
Target Audience: ATs, RDs, CSCS, and other sports medicine or athlete support staff
Drug Free Sport International (BOC AP# P8729) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1.5 Category A hour/CEU.
Drug Free Sport (Accredited Provider 99D4E11) is approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration to provide continuing education to Registered Dietitians. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1 CPEU. Activity# 148499
Suggested Performance Indicators: 4.2.1, 4.2.6, 12.1.4
Suggested Learning Needs Codes: 2010, 3100, 4000, 4060