Advancing Nursing Practice

Expert Panel Session | CNNC 2020


Nurse Practitioners and the cannabis patient journey

Why are patients choosing Nurse Practitioners to care for their health?

Patients are choosing Nurse Practitioners as their primary care providers at an accelerated rate. Easier access, more face-time, and a wellness-centered approach are only a few of the reasons patients give for making the change.

Learn how nurses are assisting patients with primary healthcare needs; including endocannabinoid system care.

Panel Experts

Prunetta O’Pal Brunson, MSN,APRN

Prunett Brunson is a Certified Advanced Nurse Practitioner concentration Family Care and Medical Cannabis.

Me Fuimaono-Poe FNP-BC

As a licensed nurse practitioner in the state of Hawaii, Mrs. Fuimaono-Poe is a proponent of culturally-relevant and trauma-informed care. As a business owner and educator, she promotes peer-reviewed research and experience over campaigns from brands, dispensaries, or industry fads.

Kebra Smith-Bolden, RN

Kebra Smith-Bolden is a true trailblazer, a respected healthcare professional. ​A registered nurse, Kebra leveraged her medical knowledge and decades of professional experience to create CannaHealthTM​, the first and only Connecticut cannabis business owned by an African-American.