Colorado’s Scientific Advisory Committee to review petition to add PTSD

Cannabis Patients Alliance

PTSDThe word is out! The Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) will be reviewing a petition to add PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions for a medical marijuana license in Colorado.

From the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):

Public Notice:
Medical Marijuana Scientific Advisory Council Meeting
8:30 am
Friday April 10, 2014
Hilton Garden Inn Cherry Creek, 600 S. Colorado Blvd. Denver, CO 80246
Topic: PTSD Petition Review

This meeting is open to public attendance. However, there will be no public comment taken.

The Medical Marijuana Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) will review the petition and discuss the scientific evidence pertaining to the medical use of marijuana to treat Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The SAC is responsible for making an approval or denial recommendation to the department’s executive director regarding the petition to add PTSD as a debilitating medical condition to the Medical Marijuana Registry.

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