Medical Cannabis: Revisited and Updated - STARTS AT 7 PM FOR THIS MEETING ONLY

Meeting Date (All Meetings start at 7:30 PM): 
RX Vitamins for Pets
Robert J. Silver, DVM, MS, CVA

Rx Vitamins for Pets and the Santa Barbara Ventura County Veterinary Medical Association (SBVVMA), for a continuing education program on Thursday, November 8, 2018. The evening will feature the topic, Medical Cannabis: Revisited and Updated, presented by Robert J. Silver, DVM, MS, CVA, Formulator and Chief Medical Officer of Rx Vitamins for Pets nutraceuticals.

Dr. Silver is a companion animal, integrative medicine Veterinarian of over thirty-six years who holds a pre-doctoral masters of science degree in cardio-pulmonary physiology and is a certified veterinary acupuncturist since 1993. Dr. Silver is an herbalist, botanist and author of the book entitled, Medical Marijuana and Your Pet.

Summary of Material to be covered:
1. Brief overview of the Cannabis sativa L. plant medical properties to define terms and for those veterinarians who didn’t attend the Rx Vitamins for Pets sponsored April, 2017, SBVVMA presentation, Medical Cannabis: What Every Veterinarian Needs to Know presented by Robert J. Silver, DVM, MS, CVA, Formulator and Chief Medical Officer of Rx Vitamins for Pets.
2. Recent and pending changes in the regulatory and legal environments, including the recently passed legislation by the State of California – Assembly Bill 2215.
3. Summary of the published and pending publication studies from CSU and Cornell.
4. Guidance to California veterinarians regarding Cannabis sativa L., both medical marijuana and medical hemp.

*The evening will include complimentary hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert and non-alcoholic beverages and 1.5 continuing education credit.

Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018.

Time: 6:30pm - social (hors d’oeuvres and non-alcoholic beverages)

7:00-7:30pm – SBVVMA business meeting and Rx Vitamins for Pets company information

7:30-8:45pm - presentation (dinner)

8:45-9:00pm – question and answers (dessert).

Location: The Pierpont Inn, 550 Sanjon Road, Ventura, CA, 93001.

This meeting will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Pierpont Inn in Ventura. Please sign up by Tuesday at 5 PM, November 6, 2018 to get the meal option of your choice. Signups after Tuesday will not be taken online. Any RSVPs after Tuesday or any questions or changes can be made by contacting Dr Georgina Sullos at gsullosdvm [at] hotmail [dot] com. Please RSVP and add your meal choice through the website as allows, as it links directly to your account and CE certificate, and it is one less step for your board to do manually. Thank you for your understanding.

If you are not a member, or not current on your dues, you will not be allowed to sign up. Please contact Dr. Saur for any membership or dues questions, as he is responsible for all accounting and membership information on this website.

Attendance for meetings is veterinary members only. Don’t forget to pay your dues to S.B.V.V.M.A.


Meal #1: (steak) - Filet Mignon
Meal #2: N/A
Meal #3: (fish) - Sea Bass
Meal #4: (veggie) - Grilled Vegetables on Quinoa
Meal #5: (vegan) - Same as Meal #4

Meetings held at Tutti's Off Main