The National Association of Neonatal Therapists Announces Upcoming 2020 NANT Virtual Summit

2020-11-18 16:41:29 - United States, Ohio, Cincinnati - (PR Distribution™)

Online event entitled, “Weed to Know - Need to Know: Cannabis (Marijuana) in Pregnancy & Lactation,” will be held on Tuesday, December 1st  

The National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) will host a live, 90-minute Virtual Summit including a live Q & A on Tuesday, December 1st from 1:00 – 2:30 PM EST.

The special guest speaker will be Maureen Shogan, MN, RNC, the Clinical Director for a project funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). This presentation will cover a full range of history, evidence, progress, and outcomes surrounding the specific effects of cannabis use during and after pregnancy. Participants will also learn about neurodevelopmental changes that may be observed at birth, as well as strategies for care.  

“This content is extremely relevant as newborn and child outcomes of prenatal cannabis exposure will be discussed,” states NANT Founder and President Sue Ludwig, OTR/L, CNT. “We are thrilled to offer the opportunity for our colleagues to learn directly from Maureen Shogan, a true subject matter expert.”  

Weed to Know - Need to Know: Cannabis (Marijuana) in Pregnancy & Lactation is a complimentary virtual event. It will include a Q & A session at the conclusion of the program, and a recording will be made available to all registrants.  

This course offers CE Credit for OTs, PTs, SLPs, and Nurses. Learners must view the entire presentation and complete a learning assessment to receive CE Credit.  Partial credit will not be awarded. 

“The structure of this annual online event is ideal for introducing highly relevant subject matter to a global audience,” said Ludwig.  

Attendees must register for The NANT Virtual Summit in order to attend the 90-minute webinar.  Visit to register and for more information. This is time sensitive, as the Summit takes place on Tuesday, December 1st.  

The National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) is an organization created specifically for neonatal occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists. NANT provides multiple ways for neonatal therapists to connect, learn, mentor, and inspire while advancing this focused field of therapy on a global level.  

Questions regarding CE credit should be directed to the National Association of Neonatal Therapists at [email protected] or (866) 999-5524.  

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