Thank you to everyone who attended the November 16th, IN PERSON Medical Marijuana Awareness & Wellness Seminar on Anxiety, Stress, and Pain Management in The Villages, FL!
Your questions and comments during the live Q&A help to make a great source of information for the next person seeking treatment.
Speakers featured in this seminar were host Marc Matoza, Alex Ford, Community Educator for Trulieve, Nick Maginsky, Regional Sales Director for MÜV by Verano and Laura Kellerman, District Manager for Insa.
We’ve partnered with medical marijuana education experts to provide you further resources on the topics of anxiety, stress and pain management.
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- Medical Marijuana Treatment Clinics of Florida
- My Botanica Wellness
- MÜV by Verano
- View the slides from the live presentation
- How CBD Oil Affects Chronic Pain and Inflammation with Thomas DeLauer
- Weed (Parts 1-4) with Dr. Sanjay Gupta
- Anxiety, Stress & Pain Management
- Basics of Medical Marijuana in Florida
MÜV was created by pioneers in agriculture, cannabis, and pharmaceuticals. Together, our team of industry leaders developed the popular MÜV brand and continues to share their goal of being the leading medical cannabis company in Florida.
Insa is a Massachusetts-based cannabis company that serves both medical patients and recreational patrons. We first opened our doors to the public as a medical-only cultivation, production, and retail facility in 2018. Since that day, we have grown and expanded as a multi-state operator. Joining Insa means becoming part of a high-performance team of passionate, talented individuals. If you love the idea of working hard to build something great, then Insa might be the place for you!
Suncoast NORML is a local chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML). We support NORML’s mission to repeal the prohibition of marijuana at the local, state and federal level by educating those in our community about marijuana and hemp and their potential medical and industrial use, while promoting the responsible use of marijuana by adults.
With 25+ clinic locations and partner physicians, we provide the absolute highest level of patient care in the state, at your convenience. Call today or visit our website to schedule your risk-free cannabis consultation. If you do not qualify, you will not be charged for the consultation.
Marijuana Med Today is a cannabis education website that uses easy-to-access technology to provide an approachable resource to introduce and educate the public on the diverse benefits of medical marijuana, as well as to equip people with access to credible product resources.
Meet the Speakers
Read more about Marc Matoza
Marc is a technology and business development manager with expertise in technology, database, cybersecurity, and online/web/mobile computing. As an inventor, computer scientist, and entrepreneur, he has developed innovative tech products including a leading relational database, multiple digital multilingual dictionaries, a digital bilingual reference/grammar-checking word processing add-on, golf [sports] swing video capture & analysis solutions, and certified safe anti-microbial environments.
Marc’s multinational background includes technology and corporate management experience with Hewlett Packard, Netscape Communications, Ashton-Tate, AlphaGraphics SA, MarcTech SA/LLC, and Swing Solutions. This includes managing operations in Europe, Latin America, Canada, and the USA. He has a Computer Science Degree from California Polytechnic State University.
Read about Medical Marijuana Awareness Webinars
Read more about Laura Kellerman
Laura brings more than 25 years of experience as a field leader to Insa. As District Manager for Florida, Laura is focused on building strong and passionate teams that are dedicated to ensuring the best possible patient experience across all locations. Prior to joining Insa, Laura was busy working to help the world see better by driving business development at Sunglass Hut and Lenscrafters. She has also spent time as an office manager for a family physician where she learned about the benefits of medical marijuana from patients. Being at Insa has enabled her to bring these two worlds together. A resident of The Villages, Laura loves to garden and spend time with her husband, Nathan. You will also find her out and about, enjoying some free time at the squares in The Villages.
Webinars Featuring Laura Kellerman
Managing Anxiety, Stress, and Pain with Medical Marijuana (in-person seminar in the Villages, Florida) / November 16, 2022
Read more about Alex Ford
Alex is from central Florida and has lived here his whole life and has always enjoyed being outdoors and exploring the natural beauty Florida has to offer both above and below the surface. In spite of the climate, he developed a love for ice hockey at a young age and still plays to this day. He also played for the University of South Florida where he attended college, majoring in psychology.
Alex began working for Trulieve in October 2017 and has been a community educator for 2+ years. He has a deep passion for spreading awareness and educating the communities of central Florida to the medicinal benefits and potential of Medical Cannabis after losing 2 close friends to cancer and opioid addiction. He loves where he lives, what he does, and the communities he serves, and is excited to be a part of the MMAW series.
Read more about Nick Maginsky
Nick Maginsky is a Flagler College Graduate and certified by the Trichome Institute as a Level 1 Interpener. While he is fairly new to the Florida Medical Marijuana industry, Nick is a longtime enthusiast and supporter of cannabis as a medical product. He is grateful to be a part of MÜV’s team working with patients here in Florida, offering paths to a positive cannabis journey.