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REF NO.: 20

SUBJECT: School of Pharmacy researchers want to talk about how you buy cannabis

DATE: June 29

Ref. No.: 20



This public service announcement replaces previously issued public service announcement No. 19.


Researchers at Memorial University’s School of Pharmacy want to hear about the factors that influence how you buy cannabis.

If you’d like to take part in an online focus group, please get in touch with Dr. Jennifer Donnan at 709-864-3587 for more information or to register.

You can also email



You are eligible if you:

•    Are 19 years of age or older

•    Have purchased cannabis in the last 12 months

•    Are not a cannabis retailer

•    Are a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador All participants will receive a $20 gift card for participating.



The research is funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research.


The proposal for this research has been reviewed by the Interdisciplinary Committee on Ethics in Human Research and found to be in compliance with Memorial University’s ethics policy.

If you have ethical concerns about the research, such as your rights as a participant, you may contact or call 709-864-2861.

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For more information, please contact Marcia Porter, communications advisor, School of Pharmacy, at or 709-770-5408.


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