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The Florida A&M University Medical Marijuana Education and Research Initiative (FAMU-MMERI) was established to educate minorities about marijuana for medical use and the impact of the unlawful use of marijuana on minority communities. Funding is provided by the Florida Department of Health at the direction of the Florida Legislature.

FAMU-MMERI Leadership

Dr. Charles A. Weatherford
Principal Investigator

Dr. Patricia Green-Powell
Executive Director

Mr. GP Mendie
Budget-Program Manager

Ms. Bagnama “Virginia” King
Program Administrator

Ms. Brian Howard
Communication Liaison

Panel presentation at CCORC 2022

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Overcoming Stress (Part 1)

Overcoming Stress (Part 2)

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