Making Endocannabinoid Connections

DAY ONE | Essential Education Session | CNNC 2019

REPLAY ACCESS | This session is now available as part of the Rooted in Science: Nourished by Knowledge Program from CNNC 2019 – Learn More



How does cannabis work in the human body?

Endocannabinoid Connections includes a brief overview of research history related to the discovery of the endocannabinoid system. Including concepts related to ethno-biology, ethno-pharmacology, and science-based holistic approach to endocannabinoid system care.


An introductory overview of the endocannabinoid system and brief history of cannabinoid medicine and research.


Heather Manus, RN

Heather Manus, RN is a native New Mexican and Registered Nurse specializing in all aspects of medical cannabis care. “Nurse Heather” began her career as a Registered Nurse providing psychiatric home health care to patients in New Mexico.

She has extensive background and experience in natural healing modalities and herbal remedies, some of which she obtained from her close association with Hispanic and Native American healers in New Mexico.

Her vast knowledge and holistic approach to individualized patient care has been the cornerstone of her success as a nurse, educator, entrepreneur, and promoter of health.

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