Entries by Dieter MacPherson

CAMCD Industry Meeting (February 22)

RSVP Guest Speaker: Michael Davis Michael Davis, Former Director Of Communications for Attorney General of Canada, Judy Raybould Wilson, provided Strategic Communications for the Federal Task Force On Legalization. He is now the President of Public Relations firm Public Affair. Michael will give us an insider perspective on the sentiment in Ottawa with regard to […]

Press Release – CAMCD Comments On Recreational Sales

Vancouver BC – The Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries (CAMCD) is responding to the recent announcement by some dispensaries that they no longer require medical documentation when selling cannabis and cannabis products to the public.   “Some dispensary owners have taken what some see as a progressive step in selling cannabis and cannabis products […]

Press Release – CAMCD responds to threats against Councillor Kerry Jang

CAMCD responds to threats against Councillor Kerry Jang CAMCD stands with the City of Vancouver in condemning threats of violence May 2 2016 Vancouver – The Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries (CAMCD) stands in support of City Councillor Kerry Jang, his family, and the City of Vancouver in the face of the alleged threats […]

Press Release: CAMCD Announces New Leadership and New Focus

CAMCD Announces New Leadership And New Focus CAMCD holds successful AGM, and asks city of Vancouver to work with members   On March 29th, 2016 the Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries (CAMCD) held its Annual General Meeting expanding its board and electing new board members.  Newly elected President, Dieter MacPherson believes times have changed, […]

PRESS RELEASE – CAMCD Congratulates Liberals on win

CAMCD-Press-Release-October 20-2015 CAMCD Congratulates Liberals on win Dispensaries Look Forward To Working With Government Vancouver, BC, October 20, 2015 – The Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries (CAMCD) would like to congratulate Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada for their win in last nights election. “We think it’s a very positive step generally […]

CAMCD Dispensary Symposium, Vancouver 2014

The Canadian Association of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries (CAMCD) and the Medical Cannabis: Standards, Engagement, Evaluation and Dissemination (SEED) Project are pleased to invite you to the 2014 CAMCD Dispensary Symposium. This is the final symposium in a series over the past 3 years held as part of the SEED Project, which is funded by the […]

Update From SEED Project – Certification Baseline Report

Earlier this month, the Standards, Engagement, Evaluation, and Dissemination(SEED) Project released its report assessing the current practices of dispensaries in the CAMCD Certification Program, and their progress towards fulfilling the Certification Standards. The report, prepared by Rielle Capler, Kim Crosby, and Zach Walsh, is a summary of the data collected during the Baseline Survey, and […]

Guide to Choosing a Medical Cannabis Dispensary

We are pleased to announce the publication of the Guide to Choosing a Medical Cannabis Dispensary. While we are aware that many communities in Canada that could benefit from dispensaries don’t have them, others have a plethora of dispensaries to choose from. This guide outlines important considerations that facilitate making a more informed choice. These […]