MARY Talks: Cannabis & Performance | New York Aug 21st
Join us on August 21st for MARY Talks “Cannabis and Performance” panel discussion. This unique evening will showcase various medical experts and performers ranging from athletes to comedians who, under doctor supervision, have integrated cannabis into their wellness and performance regimen. Discover how and why the benefits of cannabis impact our bodies and minds.
Dr. Craig Leivant
Dr. Leivent, with his doctorate in Pharmacology and degree in Botany, brings the ideal combination of modern medicine and plant chemistry together. His 20 years of clinical experience treating patients in multiple settings and with very diverse diseases has given him a unique outlook on health. He also owns a recreational dispensary in Oregon and Flower Power Coffee, a CBD infused coffee company in New York. He has been studying the benefits cannabis has on the human body from anecdotal evidence to clinical research. His great passion in bringing healing to people, coupled with his research and experience, has made him an advocate for the benefits of Cannabis.
Joyelle Nicole has toured with Lizz Winstead’s Lady Parts Justice League, Dave Chappelle, Hannibal Buress, Russell Peters and Maria Bamford. Television credits include: Late Night with Seth Meyers, HBO’s Crashing, TruTV’s Laff Tracks and Wyatt Cenac’s Night Train.
Dr. Caroline Hartridge
Dr. Hartridge is a doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, who is licensed as a General Practitioner in New York and Georgia. She completed her Internship in a Family Medicine residency program at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital in Patchogue, NY, studied Osteopathic Medicine and Public Health at Touro University, California and Environmental Education at Davidson College, North Carolina.
Dr. Hartridge meets all of your primary care needs as a General Practitioner, including prescription medication management. Additionally, she is trained to address and treat everything from chronic conditions to acute complaints with Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and Plant Based Nutrition counseling. Dr. Hartridge is also a NYS Medical Marijuana referring physician.
In addition to being a physician, Dr. Hartridge has her own CBD isolate product line and participates on the board of two other non-profits: One Human Family Coalition, a free medical clinic in Puerto Rico and You Can Thrive, supportive services for breast cancer patients.