Eloise Theisen, Pacific College Medical Cannabis Faculty Member, Cited in Popsugar on CBD for Nausea

Published: November 20, 2020 Experts including Theisen agree that more research is required to determine the interaction between cannabis and nausea Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, faculty member at Pacific College of Health and Science’s medical cannabis program, and president of the American Cannabis Nurses Association, says more research is needed to determine if CBD …

Medical Cannabis Certificate Alumni Highlight: April Hatch MSN, RN

Medical Cannabis Certificate Alumni Highlight: April Hatch MSN, RN During the Spring of 2020, I was looking to further my education in medical cannabis. I had several courses under my belt, spent time with Dr. Dustin Sulak in Maine, had experience working with cannabis patients, but was looking for a higher-education program that would allow …

Eloise Theisen, Pacific College Medical Cannabis Faculty Member, Cited in CRx on the Role of Cannabis in Brain Health

Published: Summer 2020, CRx Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 3, P. 36 Research reveals cannabis has promise in the treatment of brain illnesses, including brain tumors Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, one of Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis program expert faculty members, was cited in a recent article on cannabis’ potential role in brain health in CRx …

Nursing Program Alumni and Student Highlights – August 2020

Pacific College’s nursing program wishes to recognize those members of its nursing program family who are inspiring to us all! We spotlight current student Jennifer Ferguson and alumnae Sara Choi, Lynn Vance, and Fernanda Durlene. Alumni Highlight: Sara Choi, BSN, RN, CEN, HNB-BC, IHWC-BC Here is what I’ve been up to recently. I have attached some …

The Role of Cannabis for Oncology Palliation

Published: Feb 12th, 2020 By: Carey S. Clark, PhD A landmark study by Rowland, Schumann, and Hickner (2010) found that earlier initiation of palliative care leads to better outcomes for patients with aggressive non-small cell lung cancer. The oncology patients who received earlier palliation, defined as palliation initiated at onset of treatment (or in this …

Ganjapreneur Discusses Pacific College and Oaksterdam’s New Medical Cannabis Certificate Program

February 10th, 2020 Ganjapreneur, a resource for cannabis professionals, recently interviewed Dale Sky Jones, president and CEO of the cannabis education institution Oaksterdam University, and Malcolm Youngren, COO of Pacific College, about the new collaboration between the two schools: the Medical Cannabis Certificate Program. Jones discusses Oaksterdam’s long, difficult path, including a federal raid in …

Forbes Cites Pacific College Nursing Director Carey Clark on the Spread of Cannabis Misinformation

February 10th, 2020 The erratic patchwork approach to cannabis legalization at both state and federal levels has left many confused. It’s still federally illegal for any purpose, yet 11 states have ruled that recreational use is legal, and 33 more that medical use is legal–though 14 of those states limit THC content. Meanwhile, the FDA …