Instructor Ruth Fisher, PhD

Certificate Courses with Textbook

Students should begin with the Basics class, which includes a hard copy of Dr. Fisher's acclaimed full-color textbook. Want to know even more about Medical Cannabis Fundamentals™? There’s also an Advanced course in production to further extends students' breadth of knowledge.

Courses are easy to understand with closed captioning and lots of supporting graphics & text. The course player keeps track of all your progress and allows you to skip around and retake quizzes and lectures. Students may interact with Dr. Fisher and other students in the comments section under each lecture. Your purchase includes full access to the course, including updates, for a full year.

The Medical Cannabis Primer

A hard copy of Dr. Fisher's full-color compendium is included with the USA or Canada Basics bundle. This book shows users and prescribers exactly what they need to know, in easy-to-understand terms, how to make cannabis work effectively while minimizing undesirable effects. With its comprehensive index, this book will become your go-to cannabis guide.

"I've never seen anything so complete, properly compiled, and easily comprehensible for literally anyone interested in seriously learning about cannabis as medicine."

— Mike Robinson, Founder
Global Cannabinoid Research Center

"This compendium provides an unbiased, clear and concise overview of all the key information and supporting evidence for medical cannabis. This is precisely what every patient and healthcare provider needs to start making informed and rational decisions about the use of medical cannabis."

— Angela Hardy, Pharm.D.
Cannabis Educator and Cannabis Clinical Consultant