Canadian Perspective: Cannabis Legalization and the Public Health
In this session, British Columbia’s former health czar will delve into how Canadian policymakers balanced public health concerns with cannabis legalization.
You’ll get insights on:
- How Canada took into account “lessons learned” from Colorado and Washington state when crafting regulations for marijuana product labeling, advertising and more.
- How public health concerns helped drive marijuana legalization in Canada.
- How legalization can help combat other public health risks such as opioid or alcohol abuse.