Cannabis for Medical Purposes

Cannabis Authorizing

To register as a medical cannabis authorizer, please send your name and registration number to

Once you have received confirmation of registration from the College, you may begin authorizing cannabis for medical purposes to your patients via the Patient Medical Document (linked above).


PATIENTS seeking information about treatment with cannabis for medical purposes in Alberta: Talk to your family physician. The College cannot provide a list of physicians who prescribe specific medications.

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH):

LOLS10在线直播下注Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA):

Canadian Family Physician (CFP):

Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA):

LOLS10在线直播下注College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC):

LOLS10在线直播下注Health Canada:

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine:

Continuing Medical Education courses:


For more information on cannabis for medical purposes:

LOLS10在线直播下注1-800-561-3899 (in Canada)

Contact CPSA

2700 - 10020 100 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 0N3 Canada Phone: 780-423-4764
Fax: 780-420-0651