The March for Compassion Video Series – Susan Rusinko
“This is part of the March for Compassion video series highlighting the importance of medical marijuana for Susan Rusinko of Auborn, NY – a multiple sclerosis patient. Susan is urging for the NYS Senate leadership to pass the Compassionate Care Act and allow NY patients with debilitating conditions, to access strictly regulated medical marijuana.
Join Susan tonight for a free educational program
A MATTER OF COMPASSION:
Medical Marijuana in New York State
Kathy Annable, Parent Advocate
Dessa Bergen-Cico, PhD, Syracuse University
Melanie Martin, Pharmacist
Julie Netherland, PhD, Compassionate Care NY
Donna Romano, MS Resources of Central NY
Susan Rusinko, MS Resources of Central NY
Gene Tinelli, MD, PhD, SUNY Upstate Medical University
- 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
Tonight, Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
6344 East Molloy Road
East Syracuse, New York 13057
Check-In 6:30 pm Program 7:00 pm
Contact Annette: (315) 438-4790 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Multiple Sclerosis Resources of Central New York, Inc.®
Syracuse University Students for a Sensible Drug Policy
Compassionate Care NY (www.compassionatecareny.org)
NY Physicians for Compassionate Care
Drug Policy Alliance