TRACK: OEM Clinical Practice
Mark J. Upfal, MD, MPH, FACOEM*, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI
Stacy A. Hickox, Esq, Michigan State University, School of Human Resources & Labor Relations, East Lansing, MI
Fourteen states have legalized the use of medical marijuana, posing multiple challenges for the occupational physician, the MRO and the employer. This presentation will address the various forms of cannabinoids used in medical practice, therapeutic and adverse effects of THC, impairment, fitness for duty issues, and workplace policy implications.