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A Matter of Compassion: Medical Marijuana in New York (FREE)

Compassionate Care NY

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

Latham, NY

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Capital Region: You are invited to this free educational forum about medical marijuana

 

A MATTER OF COMPASSION:

Medical Marijuana in New York State

 

Margaret Decker, Aunt of child with severe epileptic seizure disorder

Dr. Mitch Earleywine, Professor of Psychology and Director of Clinical Training, University at Albany

Nancy Rivera, 4-time cancer survivor

gabriel sayegh, State Director, Drug Policy Alliance and Compassionate Care New York

Joan Sheehan, Capital Region Action Against Breast Cancer (CRAAB!)

 

  • What does research say about the use of medical marijuana to treat serious illnesses and conditions, such as multiple sclerosis, HIV/AIDS, severe epileptic seizure disorders, and cancer?
  • What are the details of the Compassionate Care Act, the medical marijuana bill currently under consideration in NY?
  • What is the patient perspective on medical marijuana?
  • What are your questions?

 

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Check-In 6:00 pm - Program begins at 6:30 pm

 

HopeClub

One Penny Lane

Latham, NY

Light refreshments served.

 

RSVP required. The event is free, but seats are limited.  To get your free ticket –

Call Joan Sheehan at CRAAB!: 518-435-1055

Or get your ticket online here.

 

Hosted by:

Capital Region Area Action Against Breast Cancer -- CRAAB! (http://craab.org/)

Compassionate Care NY (www.compassionatecareny.org)

 

Cosponsored by:

Social Welfare Student Association of the University of Albany

BOOM!Health

NY Physicians for Compassionate Care

Drug Policy Alliance

 

Questions? Contact Julie Netherland at (347) 781-5435 or compassionatecareny@gmail.com

Have questions about A Matter of Compassion: Medical Marijuana in New York (FREE)? Contact Compassionate Care NY

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HopeClub
1 Penny Lane
Latham, NY 12110

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)


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