Document Type



Media is loading

Publication Date



Dr. J. Michael Bostwick is Professor of Psychiatry in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Senior Associate Dean for Admissions at Mayo Medical School in Rochester, MN. He has more than 125 publications on suicide epidemiology and prevention, medical marijuana, and numerous psychosomatic topics. He is an avid teacher at all levels of Mayo’s medical school and psychiatry residency, and frequently collaborates with trainees on research and writing projects.

Presentation: 1:04:52


Learning Objectives

  • Recognize similarities and differences between how marijuana, hemp, and CBD are treated in federal law
  • Explore how the dearth of manufacturing standards results in CBD products of uncertain composition and purity
  • Describe characteristics of relatively safe CBD products if you wish to recommend them to patients

Following this activity, a participant should be able to:

  1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice
  2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes
  3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about