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Cambria hotel Minneapolis Maple Grove

9655 Grove Circle North

Maple Grove, MN 55369

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Learn current data and research regarding marijuana and how to start marijuana prevention conversations in your community.

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The Minnesota Regional Prevention Coordinators from the Metro and East Central, MN will be hosting a workshop on Marijuana Prevention on September 25th, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Cambria Hotel in Maple Grove, MN. (9655 Grove Circle North, Maple Grove MN 55369).

Guest Speakers and Facilitators:

  • SAMMn Research Advisor: Ken Winters, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Oregon Research Institute (MN location) & Adjunct Faculty, Dept. of Psychology, U of MN
  • SAMMn Chair: Judson (Kim) Bemis, Founder and Executive Director of Gobi Support, Inc.
  • Sheila Nesbitt, Injury Prevention Coordinator, North Memorial Health Hospital
  • Jackie Siewart, Assistant Program Director, Live Smoke Free
  • Jenilee Telander- Regional Prevention Coordinator in East Central, MN
  • Kjirsten Anderson- Regional Prevention Coordinator in Metro, MN

Workshop Objectives:

  • Participants will leave the workshop with talking points about marijuana to bring back to their communities.
  • Participants will leave with prevention strategies to consider to prevent marijuana use among youth and young adults.
  • Participants will learn about the benefits of smoke-free housing policies, the intersection of smoke-free tobacco policies and marijuana, answers to commonly asked questions from property managers, how MN managers are preparing for a potential future of increased marijuana use, and resources available to stakeholder's interested in making their building smoke free.
  • Participants will have an opportunity to start planning what conversations and next steps they will have back in their communities.

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Cambria hotel Minneapolis Maple Grove

9655 Grove Circle North

Maple Grove, MN 55369

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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