Is the Marijuana Drug Test Obsolete?

2:30 PM
3:45 PM


As employees experiment with contemporary cannabis products and use trends, Jo will explain the impact, the signs, and symptoms of use and what the science tells us about long-term outcomes. She will give an overview of changing laws that affect the workplace, describing what this means for employers and share successful, strategic drug & alcohol policy tips that will increase employer protections & productivity. Finally, Jo will explain how drug testing for marijuana REALLY works, while addressing the complex question of impairment, offering insights into how this issue can be successfully managed.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, participants will be able to: Understand contemporary cannabis products, trends and effect on the user. Learn how drug testing works, separating fact from fiction. Take-away practical applications for the workplace drug & alcohol policy that will bring clarity to this cultural shift.

31st Annual National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA's 17th Prevention Day


Jo McGuire
Executive Director
National Drug & Alcohol Screening Association