Kristin Wohlschlagel, RN, is an experienced and compassionate nurse, specializing in Oncology and Hospice/Palliative care. She is well-versed in both conventional and alternative or integrative therapies. She has advanced knowledge in the use of medicinal cannabis for both symptom management as well as integrative care protocols for serious chronic diseases.
Kristin practices in many regions of the United States, and is frequently contacted for consultation from doctors and nurses around the world. She stays in close communication with worldwide cannabinoid and oncology researchers to monitor latest research findings and to provide these mostly preclinical researchers with valued “bed to bench” information about patient use and efficacy patterns. She welcomes contact from any healthcare professionals or researchers who are interested in discussion of these topics. She currently resides in Hawaii, but travels frequently to the mainland United States and abroad. She is available by phone, video calls as well as in-person presentations, and speaking engagements. She has collaborated with many nurses and physicians and specializes in caring for those patients with advanced cancer and/or autoimmune diseases.
In 2017, Kristin was invited to present at several prestigious conferences, the Cannabis Science Conference in Portland, Oregon, and at CannMed, held at UCLA this year. Her presentations distilled her clinical observations from the past 3 years of working with oncology patients who were utilizing medicinal cannabis in their care. She focused particularly on highlighting important drug interaction, dosing and immunosuppression details as well as particular observations which may help focus researchers and investigative oncologists in promising areas.
Kristin Wohlschlagel, RN, has been certified in various specialties over her 14-year nursing career, including, but not limited to: Oncology Nurse Society Certification, Hospice and Palliative Nursing Certification (CHPN); Trauma Nurse Certification; as well as many of the available Medicinal Cannabis certification courses. She is an active member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association and the Oncology Nurses Society.
Kristin currently resides in Hawaii and consults via video and phone calls.