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Apr 14, 2016, 07:00 ET CMCIA Elects New Board of Directors

OTTAWA, April 14, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) is pleased to announce that its membership has elected a new Board of Directors for 2016-2017. Each of the...


Apr 07, 2016, 12:56 ET CMCIA responds to pharmacists' proposals on distribution of medical cannabis

OTTAWA, April 7, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) responded today to a call by the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) for pharmacy to play a role in the...


Apr 06, 2016, 07:00 ET CMCIA adds two new members

Green Relief and Supreme Pharmaceutical Join Cannabis Industry Association, Bringing Membership to 17 Companies OTTAWA, April 6, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association...


Mar 15, 2016, 07:00 ET CMCIA supports e-petition to remove sales tax from medical cannabis

OTTAWA, March 15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) has endorsed and will actively support an electronic petition calling on the federal Minister of Finance to...


Mar 11, 2016, 07:00 ET Medical cannabis producers shocked, concerned by new Ontario vaping rules

Proposals Unfair to Patients and Scientifically Unsound OTTAWA, March 10, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) has expressed serious concerns regarding the...


Feb 25, 2016, 07:00 ET CMCIA Statement Regarding Allard Decision

OTTAWA , Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - CMCIA thanks the Federal Court and Justice Phelan for the ruling on the Allard case, and will review it in detail. Per the ruling, the status quo for medical...


Jan 19, 2016, 07:00 ET Organigram joins CMCIA - Medical Cannabis Industry Association Welcomes 15th Member

OTTAWA, Jan. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) has announced that OrganiGram Inc. is re-joining the Association as a member. OrganiGram, based in Moncton,...


Jan 15, 2016, 07:00 ET Medical Cannabis Industry Association Calls on Federal Government to Address Illegal Marijuana Dispensaries - Government Action Needed to Protect Public Health and Safety

OTTAWA, Jan. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA), which represents cannabis producers licensed and inspected by Health Canada, is calling on the federal...


Jan 14, 2016, 08:00 ET CMCIA Welcomes New Member Company - Aphria Inc. Joins Medical Cannabis Industry Association

TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) is pleased to welcome Aphria Inc. to the Association. Aphria, based in Leamington, Ontario, is...


Jan 13, 2016, 07:00 ET CMCIA Appoints New Executive Director - Colette Rivet to Lead Medical Cannabis Industry Association

OTTAWA, Jan. 13, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of the Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) has announced the appointment of Colette Rivet as the new Executive Director...


Sep 01, 2015, 07:00 ET Canada Revenue Agency confirms regulated medical cannabis as an allowable medical expense - Enhances accessibility and affordability of medical cannabis for patients

TORONTO, Sept. 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association (CMCIA) is pleased to announce that it has received a letter from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), officially...


Jul 09, 2015, 07:00 ET CMCIA Welcomes New Medical Cannabis Product Options for Patients

TORONTO, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The medical cannabis industry welcomes today's decision by Health Canada to immediately expand the range of product options that MMPR Licensed Producers (LPs) can...


Nov 04, 2014, 06:30 ET Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry partners with Leading Physician Consortium

Five-city cross-Canada program to provide cannabinoid education for health care professionals OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of the Canadian Medical Cannabis Industry Association ...


Apr 01, 2014, 14:04 ET Launch of MMPR Leads to Changes to Canada's Medical Cannabis Landscape

National association for Licensed Producers creates focal point for industry expertise, leadership OTTAWA, April 1, 2014 /CNW/ - New regulations governing the supply and distribution of medical...