The ACE Guide to Medical Cannabis Organizations for the Health Professions

International Alliance for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM)

The mission of the International Alliance for Cannabinoid Medicines is to promote knowledge about cannabis, cannabinoids, the endocannabinoid system and related topics, especially with regard to their therapeutic potential.  The purpose of the IACM is the promotion of public health and public health care.  The IACM Bulletin reports news and scientific research on medical cannabis, with a public archive going back to 2000.

Patients Out of Time (POT)

Patients Out of Time (POT)

Patients Out of Time is the oldest, original organization in America with the mission of educating all disciplines of health care professionals about the scientific foundation for medical cannabis use and the needs of patients who use cannabis therapeutically.  Over...

American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA)

American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA)

The American Cannabis Nurses Association was formed in 2010 and remains a pioneer in providing nurses with a professional, science-based understanding of the endocannabinoid system and its therapeutic action.  The mission of the ACNA is to advance excellence in...

Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC)

Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC)

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians was founded in 1999 and is the first and oldest U.S. medical organization promoting the use of medical cannabis.  The mission of the SCC is to provide continuing education about the medical use of cannabis and best practices in...

Cannabis Nurses Network (CNN)

Cannabis Nurses Network (CNN)

The Cannabis Nurses Network was founded in 2015 as a professional nursing and professional development organization for nurses around the globe.  CNN provides several medical cannabis educational programs for nurses and licensed medical professionals along with a...

Doctors for Cannabis Regulation (DFCR)

Doctors for Cannabis Regulation (DFCR)

Doctors for Cannabis Regulation was founded in 2015 as the first national physicians’ association dedicated to legalization and effective regulation of cannabis in the United States and the world.  DFCR advocates for evidence-based regulation and utilizes education as...

International Cannabis Research Society (ICRS)

International Cannabis Research Society (ICRS)

The International Cannabis Research Society was founded in 1992.  It’s founding members came together through Symposiums organized by researchers in the field since 1970.  The ICSR is dedicated to scientific research in all fields of the cannabinoids, ranging from...

CannaKeys

CannaKeys

CannaKeys is a valuable search and indexing service with which to access peer-reviewed research studies in the fields of cannabinoid health science.  CannaKeys is a fee-based service that allows for searches based on medical condition, organ system, cannabinoid or...

Association of Cannabis Specialists (ACH)

Association of Cannabis Specialists (ACH)

The Association of Cannabis Specialists was founded to be an active advocate for patients’ needs and the needs of the clinicians who serve them.  With a focus on asking what clinicians need to take the best care of their patients, ACS also works to educate and connect...

American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine (AJEM)

American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine (AJEM)

The American Journal of Endocannabinoid Medicine is first and only American medical authority to fully explore the endocannabinoid system (ECS) in achieving homeostasis and as a therapeutic target.  AJEM publishes peer-reviewed original research manuscripts and...