Patient Advisory Committee -Veterans Representative
The Patient Advisory Committee, which is comprised of leading patient groups from across Canada, will work to ensure patients and their best interests are the focus of the practices, activities and policy advocacy of CMCC.
The patient advisory committee currently includes representatives of the Canadian AIDS Society (CAS), The Arthritis Society, Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM), the Improving the Life of Children (ILC) Foundation and The Wellness Soldier. Over the coming months, CMCC will be recruiting additional members to join the PAC.
About the Canadian AIDS Society
Incorporated since 1986, the Canadian AIDS Society (CAS) is a national coalition of community-based AIDS organizations across Canada. CAS is dedicated to strengthening the response to HIV/AIDS across all sectors of society, and to enriching the lives of people and communities living with HIV/AIDS. We’re proud to be working together on the Patient Advisory Committee.
Their YouTube channel is where you will find this amazing video:
About The Arthritis Society
The Arthritis Society has been setting lives in motion for over 65 years, and is dedicated to a vision of living well while creating a future without arthritis. The Society is Canada’s principal health charity providing education, programs, research and support to the more than 4.6 million Canadians living with arthritis. We’re proud to be working together on the Patient Advisory Committee.
About Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana,
Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana is a patient-run, non-profit organization that advocates for medical cannabis patients’ rights. CFAMM believes that when medically indicated, cannabis should be easy to access, safe, affordable, standardized, and fully recognized as a prescription medication.
Find out what Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana’s approach to getting started with the MMPR and Licensed Producers and what they recommend. We’re proud to be working together on the Patient Advisory Committee.
About Improving the Life of Children Foundation
The Improving the Life of Children Foundation (ILC) exists to inspire hope and contribute to the health and well-being of children suffering from chronic pain by providing a care model of health promotion education and knowledge transfer partnerships. We’re proud to be working together on the Patient Advisory Committee.
The ILC’s YouTube Channel has some amazing video’s like this one:
Our mission is to provide information, services, and products to help veterans live a healthy long life, focusing on five main areas: veterans, eating healthy, fitness, meditation/becoming grounded, and medical marijuana. The Wellness Soldier highlights healthy alternatives to relieve the symptoms of occupational stress injuries as well as physical injuries. We’re VERY proud to be working on the Patient Advisory Committee to help Canadian Veterans.
Together we are the Patient Advisory Committee and we will be working hard for Canadian patients.
Who is the Canadian Medical Cannabis Council
The Peace Naturals Project Founder and CEO Mark Gobuty said “We are thrilled to be joining CMCC and leading the industry in advancing a resolute commitment to safety, integrity, access, quality, security and research.” when joining the CMCC.
Canadian Medical Cannabis Council members seek to advance the production, development, and distribution of medical cannabis in a responsible and transparent manner. Our code of ethics is based on six fundamental principles:
SAFETYPatient safety is the CMCC’s top priority. Accordingly, CMCC members must ensure safe delivery and consumption of medical cannabis, as well as accurate and compliant communication of product information.
CMCC members are committed to providing patients with medical cannabis produced under stringent quality assurance and accountability processes.
The success of the Canadian medical cannabis industry is dependent on preventing diversion of legal, federally regulated, physician-authorized medical cannabis to the black market. CMCC members will implement rigorous measures to prevent diversion at every stage of the supply chain.