CannMed 2017 | Learn. Give Back. Make A Difference
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Learn. Give Back. Make a Difference.

CannMed is proud to incorporate the Courtagen Gives Back Program to help families suffering from neurological disorders. This year’s attendees, seeking CME credits, can receive a $50 discount on their registration in addition to CannMed making a $50 donation to a non-profit partner of their choice.

 

The Courtagen Gives Back Program is dedicated to improving the lives of people by meeting real needs and offering genuine hope, support, guidance, and friendship. By assisting our non-profit partners, Courtagen is able to help bring hope to families suffering from difficult diseases. The program allows us to extend compassion, commitment, and support to special needs families through genuine and growing relationships with our non-profit partners.

 

Every medical professional registering under the Clinical Provider Rate or the Healthcare Professional Rate is entitled to a $50 discount off the listed rate (including the early bird discount rate) and they also have the choice of designating a $50 contribution from Courtagen to any one of the non-profit organizations listed below:

Society of Cannabis Clinicians – Enter Code “SCC1”

 

The Society of Cannabis Clinicians is an educational and scientific society of qualified clinicians and other professionals dedicated to the promotion, protection and support of cannabis for medical use. Our mission is to: expand knowledge on the medical use of cannabis; facilitate best practice standards for cannabis consultations; to study, discuss and make recommendations relating to research, practice and policy in the medical use of cannabis; to further the recruitment of medical graduates and able clinicians willing to recommend cannabis to patients; and to maintain and advance the highest possible ideals and service standards for education, practice and research into medical cannabis use.

Realm of Caring Foundation – Enter Code “ROC1”

 

The Realm of Caring Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. We have 15 full and part time staff members supporting over 25,000 clients throughout the U.S. and the world. We aim to improve lives through Research, Education, and Advocacy. By funding and conducting Research, we learn more about cannabis and its effects while legitimizing the therapy. Education empowers consumers to select the best products for their individual needs, and informs healthcare professionals about options for their patients. Through Advocacy, we help spread awareness and expand access to those in need.

Epilepsy Foundation New England – Enter Code “EFNE1”

 

Epilepsy Foundation New England (EFNE) has been serving individuals and families affected by epilepsy in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island for more than thirty years. We provide access to needed services and education, and outreach to connect people with epilepsy to the Foundation in a manner that meets their needs. Advocacy with local and state government focuses on improving legislation, and funding for governmental services. EFNE provides support for the implementation and advancement of best practices and efficacy, to have greater impact and better outcomes for people living with epilepsy. EFNE, in partnership with Epilepsy Foundation of America, supports funding of research to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

Epilepsy Foundation New England (EFNE), a 501c (3) non-profit is an affiliate of Epilepsy Foundation of America.

The Young and Brave

The Young and Brave – Enter Code “TYB”

 

The Young and Brave Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to helping today’s children and young adults overcome the challenges and hardships of a cancer diagnosis. Built on a foundation of LOVE, we exist to inspire, encourage, and inform, as well as to invest directly into treatment and recovery. We do so through networking, community building, and streamlines the individual fundraising process. For more information, visit www.theyoungandbrave.com.

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Josh Provides – Enter Code “JP1”

 

The mission of JoshProvides is to improve the quality of life for those living with and affected by epilepsy or other seizure disorder. The organization's priorities are to educate families and the public about epilepsy, increase and promote awareness of epilepsy and the potential for sudden unexpected death of someone with epilepsy (SUDEP), host support groups, to eliminate the negative stigma associated with epilepsy, and to provide financial and benevolent assistance for people living with epilepsy and other seizure disorders. For additional information, visit www.joshprovides.org.

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Veterans For Cannabis Foundation – Enter Code “VC1”

 

At VFCF our vision is a world where the suffering of those who serve our country can be mitigated by treatment that does not further damage their bodies, minds and lives, or cause the death of more than 22 Veterans a day via suicide. We envision a world where needless accidental overdose deaths (that occur at a 50% greater rate in our Veterans) is eradicated through cannabis as a treatment option. Veterans For Cannabis Foundation will work to accomplish our vision through our mission to reduce deaths associated with accidental overdose from prescription pain medication and reduce suffering associated with PTSD and chronic pain in Veterans and all patients. We do it through education of the Veteran, civilian, medical and legislative communities and scientific verification of cannabis strains. For more information, visit www.vfcannabis.com.

The Epilepsy Foundation – Enter Code “EF1”

 

The Epilepsy Foundation, a national non-profit with nearly 50 affiliated organizations throughout the U.S., has led the fight against seizures since 1968. The Foundation is an unwavering ally for individuals and families impacted by epilepsy and seizures. The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives. The Foundation works to ensure that people with seizures have the opportunity to live their lives to their fullest potential. For additional information, visit epilepsy.com.

MitoAction – Enter Code “MA1”

 

MitoAction is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, adults, and families living with mitochondrial disease through support, education, outreach, advocacy, and clinical research initiatives. For more information, visit www.mitoaction.org.

Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks – Enter Code “AS1”

 

Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. We do this through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions. We empower people with autism and their families with resources, online tools and information covering the life span. To find resources, join a fundraising walk or make a donation, go to www.AutismSpeaks.org.