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Medical Marijuana In New York (2016)

Medical Marijuana In New York (2016)

 
Total Credits: 3.0 (Professional Practice 2.0, Ethics 1.0)
 
Now almost one year since New York first made medical marijuana available to patients with chronic illnesses, join our panel of experts as we take a look back at the implementation of the State's medical marijuana program, and how medical marijuana legalization may evolve in New York and beyond. Our panelists will range from legislators involved in enabling New York's medical marijuana program and fighting to expand it to those operating dispensaries in New York, as well as patient advocates and an array of medical and legal experts. Panel Speakers, Assemblymember Richard Gottfried and Passionate Care Advocate, Kate Hintz, are featured in the Newsday article,"Medical Marijuana Program Needs Revisions, State Report Says" by Christine Chung (Updated August 28, 2016). We will explore the successes and short comings of New York's unique medical marijuana program, and ask our experts what issues they've experienced in this complex and rapidly-expanding field, as well as how they see the industry developing in the future

 
Speakers:
 
Stephen Corn, M.D., Associate Professor of Harvard Medical School, Founder of TheAnswerPage.Com 
Richard N. Gottfried, Assembly Member, Chair, NYS Assembly Committee on Health
Kate Hintz, Patient Advocate, Compassionate Care New York
Geoffrey Kaiser, Partner, Rivkin Radler LLP
Elizabeth Kase, Partner, Abrams Fensterman LLP
Gregory Mitchell, Associate, Rivkin Radler LLP
State Senator Diane Savino, New York State Senate
Yulian Shtern, Associate, Abrams Fensterman LLP
Jeremy Unruh, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, PharmaCann LLC
Joshua Vinciguerra, Director, Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement, NYS Department of Health
Ellen Yaroshefsky, Howard Lichtenstein Distinguished Professor of Legal Ethics and Director of the Monroe H. Freedman Institute for the Study of Legal Ethics, Hofstra Law School
Format:
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VEJ74
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 2.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 1.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 3.0
Non-Member Pricing: $235.00

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