West Virginia

Department of
Health & Human Resources

West Virginia Medical Cannabis Advisory Board Meeting, Thursday, Dec. 14 in Morgantown

12/13/2017

MEDIA ADVISORY


What:   West Virginia Medical Cannabis Advisory Board Meeting
               
When:   Thursday, December 14, 2017

Time:     1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 
                                       
Place:    West Virginia University  
               National Research for Coal and Energy
               385 Evansdale Drive (Classroom 101)         
               Morgantown, WV

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Public Health will hold a meeting of the West Virginia Medical Cannabis Advisory Board at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, December 14, at West Virginia University’s National Research for Coal and Energy facility in Morgantown.  This meeting is open to the public and will include a public comment period.      

The agenda includes a presentation from Pennsylvania State Senator Mike Folmer, lead sponsor of Pennsylvania Senate Bill 2 relating to medical cannabis.  Dr. Loretta Haddy, State Epidemiologist for DHHR’s Bureau for Public Health, will share results from the patient and physician interest survey.  The full agenda is available online at www.medcanwv.org.     

Dr. Rahul Gupta, Commissioner and State Health Officer for DHHR’s Bureau for Public Health, will chair the meeting.  Dr. Gupta will be available for media interviews at 3:00 p.m.  

Contact Information

DHHRCommunications@wv.gov or (304) 558-7899