It’s apart of our mission to do whatever is (ethically) possible to bolster patient advocacy in Maryland. So far we’ve covered tips for discussing medical cannabis with your family and community. And we also push for an inclusive experience for all patients, especially those of color who may have paid a major price thanks to..
With the swoons (or despair) of Valentine’s Day behind us, it’s time to shed the light of Black History Month onto the cannabis industry! Sure, there is some progress happening. Marilyn Mosby’s decision to stop prosecuting cannabis crimes. Kamala Harris’s (sudden) alignment with legalization. But those moves are mere drops in the bucket of systematic..
Maryland 2019 Cannabis Legislation Lobby Day is quite the mouthful. But it’s an essential event for advocates and activists seeking cannabis reform. This event is hosted and organized by NORML, National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. As a Maryland resident and possible medical cannabis patient or caretaker, you will get an overview of..
#ReLeafIsHere. We’ve used the hashtag #ReLeafIsComing leading up to our grand opening, and the usage of that hashtag has been accompanied by educational videos, inforgraphics, community engagement events, and more. We believed that before we even opened our doors it was our responsibility to introduce, and in some cases re-introduce, ourselves to the neighborhood that..
One perspective we have not had an opportunity to engage, until recently, were patients that did not have an interest in a TED-style event or conference. Their stance on not being interested in these types of events was due to the specific feeling that there were not enough new patient-centered developments in the industry to..
We’ve spoken to medical professionals, dispensary owners, and reviewed the role that the many facets of the cannabis industry can play in creating a patient-centered engagement event that informs, educates, and empowers. For this part of our series we spoke with two patients who are using medical cannabis for their unique and specific condition as..
In our last blog post, we spoke to medical professionals regarding the idea of bringing the cannabis industry in an inclusive conference – one that gave new engagement opportunities for every aspect of the industry. In this post, we’ll review the insight that we gained from speaking to dispensary owners. Understandably the way that dispensary..
We’ve crossed over into a brand new year – one teeming with opportunities to learn, grow, and cultivate new relationships (personal and professional)! And in the spirit of new relationships, here is part two of our thoughts on bringing the different aspects of the cannabis industry together! In the previous part of this blog series..
As 2017 draws to a close we look to next year to provide exciting news regarding the cannabis industry, how to best work with our patients, how to continue to destigmatize this incredible plant, and what emerging technologies will help us provide better medical products for our community. To that end we see a huge..