Jefferson University Hospitals

Medical Marijuana: What are the Benefits, Risks, & What Does the Pennsylvania Program Entail?

Doctor consultation about medicinal marijuana

Getting help with cancer-related symptoms when they occur = better days and less symptoms. Symptoms such as cancer-related pain, neuropathy, anxiety, difficulty sleeping, and poor appetite can be helped with symptom management. Learn about the benefits and risks of using medical marijuana, how the Pennsylvania Licensure program works, and how to access it.

Registration Instuctions

To register for a program or to learn how to attend a program virtually, please contact the Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800 or CancerSupportCenter@Jefferson.edu

Zoom link to join online for May 17: https://zoom.us/j/280919606

Zoom link to join online for September 17: https://zoom.us/j/494429132 



Dates Offered:


Tuesday, September 17, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Speakers:
Brooke Worster, MD, FACP, Assistant Professor of Medicine; Medical Director, Neu Center for Supportive Medicine and Cancer Survivorship

Gregory D. Garber, MSW, LCSW Director of Support Services, Neu Center for Supportive Medicine and Cancer Survivorship; Director, Cancer Support and Welcome Center

Cancer Support & Welcome Center

914 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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