LIVE with Heidi Martell RN of Colibris Canna Consulting
We were excited to speak with Heidi Martell RN, owner of Colibris Canna Consulting.
Nurse Heidi spoke about cannabis and cancer: new research with CBG and Glioblastoma, precautions with some types of cancer immunotherapy treatments & cannabis (PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors), advances being made in targeted cannabinoids for a variety of cancers, pediatric brain tumors, best terpenes for cancer, and more.
Meet Nurse Heidi Martell
Heidi is a certified Cannabis Nurse Navigator, wherein she helps clients to create an integrated care plan that includes education regarding medical cannabis alongside other modalities that may help support her clients’ health needs. Heidi works with pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations with a focus on how medical cannabis may help with cancer, epilepsy, pain, insomnia, anxiety & depression, behavioral challenges, opioid withdrawal, and pet health.
Heidi has a diverse clinical background and has worked as both a bone marrow transplant and recovery room nurse; a multi-specialty, pediatric nurse navigator; and an oncology, clinical research project coordinator. Heidi is also a Certified Compassionate Bereavement Care Provider. She received her BA from Harvard, her MA from New York University, her BSN in Nursing from Argosy University in Texas, and completed her graduate Registered Nursing education at UCSF, where she cared for adult & pediatric stem cell transplant patients.
Heidi has been the recipient of nursing awards for extraordinary patient care, inducted into the International Honor Society of Nursing, and also teaches meditation, yoga, and pilates to both adults and children.