19 Apr HempMeds® Featured in Media Coverage at Medical Cannabis Conference in Pittsburgh
The HempMeds® team recently returned from participating in the 2018 World Medical Cannabis Conference & Expo (WMCCE). The event, held last week from April 12-14 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, aimed to take advantage of the booming medical marijuana market in Pennsylvania and in the 28 other medical marijuana states throughout the U.S.
Our company was a Gold Sponsor of the three-day cannabis event as part of our mission to make CBD a significant part of the medical cannabis conversation in the U.S. and internationally. The event was held for the second year at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh.
As a Gold Sponsor for the WMCCE, HempMeds® reaffirmed our commitment to educating the public about the potential role CBD can play in the medical marijuana industry.
Like last year, HempMeds®’s experienced team of CBD oil specialists were on hand at the HempMeds® booth, speaking with doctors, cannabis business owners, medical marijuana patients, media outlets, and the general public throughout the event. Our team demonstrated our award-winning line of CBD products and answered any questions those who visited our booth had about hemp, CBD, and the HempMeds® brands.
CEO of HempMeds® parent company Medical Marijuana, Inc. Dr. Stuart Titus drew from his extensive experience with CBD and his knowledge of the human body’s naturally-occurring endocannabinoid system as one of the conference’s featured speakers.
In his presentation, titled “An Introduction to CBD: Who Can They Help and What are Their Health Benefits?”, Dr. Titus discussed the body’s native endocannabinoid system and the potential health and wellness benefits of supporting this important system with CB
Later the same day, CMW Media, Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s public relations firm, hosted its popular “Children & Cannabis” panel for its second year. Attendees had the opportunity to hear the moving and often tearful experiences of families raising young medical cannabis patients.
Local and national media outlets were on hand to cover the events, shining a light on the rapidly growing medical marijuana industry in Pennsylvania. Media coverage of the event included photos of the HempMeds® booth, shots HempMeds® products, and interviews with Medical Marijuana, Inc. CEO Dr. Stuart Titus from sources like CBS and WPXI out of Pittsburgh.
Fox 53 news was also on hand to cover the event. The segment they aired, which can be seen below, featured shots of the HempMeds® booth and our line of CBD products. Dr. Titus was interviewed for Fox’s coverage, during which he discussed the immense potential for medical cannabis. View the entire Fox segment below.