Elizabeth Goold, RNJanuary 16, 2018 - Dosing Experts
Elizabeth Goold, MSN, RN, PHN, earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from California State University, Dominguez Hills and her Master of Science Degree in Advanced Practice/Community Health Nursing from California State University, San Bernardino. She has been a Registered Nurse since 1995, beginning her career in hospital critical care and emergency room nursing. Elizabeth’s experience includes home health, public health, travel medicine, tuberculosis, communicable disease management and prevention, HIV/AIDS, chronic illnesses, gero-psychiatric nursing and nursing administration.
Elizabeth spent several years as a school nurse, working with medically fragile children ages 2-12, helping them succeed in the classroom while providing support and education to their parents. While working with the medically fragile she gained a strong working knowledge of seizure disorders, autism, cerebral palsy and numerous rare pediatric syndromes. Adding to her experience working with people of all ages, Elizabeth currently oversees the student health center of a community college where the average age of the student population is between 18-35.
Elizabeth’s interest in medical cannabis came after being diagnosed with a rare cancer and undergoing treatment. With the goal of maintaining her status of survivor and cancer-free, Elizabeth began researching the benefits of alternative medicine and it’s role in improving quality of life. This led her to discover the medicinal value of the many molecules of the cannabis plant. Elizabeth is a member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA) and Green Flower. She has a certificate of completion of ACNA’s core curriculum and keeps herself updated on the latest in research and treatment.
Under the realm of alternative treatment methods, Elizabeth is a Certified Horse Specialist in the use of the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) model where she utilizes her knowledge and love of horses to assist persons in coping with everyday stressors of life. In every aspect of her professional career, Elizabeth strives to improve the quality of life of every person she encounters.