Synthetic Cannabinoid Outbreak Investigation Webinar
July 13, 2018
Purpose: A clinically-focused webinar for clinicians on the synthetic cannabinoid outbreak investigation.
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is investigating cases of severe bleeding in people who have usedsynthetic cannabinoids, also known as K2, spice, or fake weed. DHS is hosting a webinar on Friday, July 13, at 12:00 pm to summarize the investigation and to provide guidance to clinicians and infection preventionists in addressing this issue in their work.
Participants should test their connections prior to the webinar. DHS will send a link to a recording after the webinar. Remember to call the Wisconsin Poison Center if someone presents with unexplained bleeding and a high INR: 1-800-222-1222. If you have any questions, please contact DHSEnvHealth@wi.gov, or 608-266-1120.