Become a Member

Types of Membership

  • Hold an M.D., D.O., N.D., N.P., or other degree with a valid and unrestricted license to practice medicine, directly provide cannabis recommendations, and have a continuing interest in the medical use of cannabis; abide by SCC Practice Standards.
  • Dues: $150

Physicians & Clinicians Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC, including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance at quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
  • Voting privileges in the organization.
  • Hold a professional degree in health care and have a continuing interest in cannabinoid medicine; do not provide recommendations.
  • Dues: $125

Clinical & Research Associates Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC, including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance at quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
  • Individuals active in the field of health care who wish to support SCC. This includes caregivers.
  • Dues: $100

Health Care Associates Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance to the General Membership portion of our quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
  • Enrolled in a graduate or above program; demonstrate interest in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Dues: $30

Student Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC, including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance at quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
  • Retired persons selected by the Board of Directors who are esteemed in cannabinoid science and medicine, and are supporters of the corporation.
  • Dues: No charge

Emeritus Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC, including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance at quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
  • Individual members of for-profit organizations that wish to support SCC. Affiliates may not use their affiliation for marketing or promotional purposes.
  • Dues: $500

Affiliate Benefits

  • Membership in a professional group that promotes integrity and standards of practice in cannabis medicine.
  • Our regional referral service connects you to professionals who contact SCC in search of experienced cannabis clinicians and researchers.
  • Collegiality & information sharing with physicians recommending and studying medicinal cannabis.
  • 20% Discount on educational programs offered by SCC, including our online 12 credit CME course in cannabinoid medicine.
  • Free attendance to the General Membership portion of our quarterly meetings alternating between northern and southern California featuring medical, legal & scientific experts in the field of clinical cannabis, and at annual membership meetings. Online meeting attendance is available for those members who cannot come to California to join our meetings in person.
  • Your dues provide support for our website, which is consistently updated with the latest full text research studies in medical cannabis.
  • Complimentary subscription to SCC’s Newsfeed and O’Shaughnessy’s Notes, delivering cutting edge cannabis research and breaking news to your e-mail inbox weekly.
To join the Society of Cannabis Clinicians, please apply by filling out our Membership Application When your application has been reviewed and accepted, an invoice for dues will be sent to you. Once we receive your dues payment, a membership packet will be sent and you will be added to our roster of current members. It’s as simple as that.  We welcome new members!