'Cannabis Now and In Your Future' Event Hosted By SSDP

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Presented By Brain Mind and Consciousness Society and Students for Sensible Drug Policy

The Brain Mind and Consciousness Society and Students for Sensible Drug Policy proudly present,

Cannabis Now and In Your Future
Expert Panel Discussion with Q&A Session

April 18th, 2012 at 7pm at the Stevenson Event Center located on the UCSC campus. The room has the capacity for over 350 people, so please invite your friends.

Cannabis Now and in Your Future is an on-campus colloquium about the current and future state of cannabis research and policy. Interdisciplinary and multifaceted, a panel of distinguished professors, doctors, researchers, and advocates will discuss the state of current research into the health risks and benefits of cannabis. The Brain, Mind, and Consciousness Society, in collaboration with Students for Sensible Drug Policy, will ensure an open and honest dialogue.

Raffle, Refreshment and Pasteries Available

FREE EVENT for all UCSC students and members of the community

Frank Lucido, M.D. has been serving and educating the East Bay community since 1979. He is a frequent lecturer on “Medical Cannabis: Medicine, Politics, and Law” and founder of MedicalBoardWatch.com.

Valerie Corral co-founded the Wo/Men's Alliance for Medical Marijuana in Santa Cruz and co-authored P215, the Compassionate Use Act.

Craig Reinarman, Ph.D is a Professor of Sociology at U.C. Santa Cruz. His edited anthology Crack in America: Demon Drugs and Social Justice is the definitive book on crack cocaine and drug policy in America.

Berra Yazar- Klosinski Ph.D received her degree from UC Santa Cruz in Molecular Biology. She servces as Lead Clinical Research Associate for Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS).

Charles Shaw is an award-winning journalist, editor, and author of the critically-acclaimed memoir Exile Nation: Drugs, Prisons, Politics & Spirituality.