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Addressing the Effects of Marijuana Legalization on Our Youth (Oceanside)

October 28, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Addressing the Effects of Marijuana Legalization on Our Youth

The virtual Link will be emailed to all prior to the event. The workshop link will also be posted on the Oceanside School District Website.
On March 31, 2021, the Marijuana Regulation & Taxation Act was signed, legalizing adult-use cannabis (recreational marijuana) in New York State.

  • Where are we now with this legislation?
  • What ramifications could this have on our youth?
  • What can a parent do to prevent their child from marijuana usage?

Join us at this important virtual workshop to get the answers to these questions and information that will help parents foster healthy habits and preventative measures in their home.

Register here to attend this important workshop

Note: Advance registration is encouraged but not necessary to attend the virtual workshop.

Dr. Jay Itzkowitz, Clinical Chair of the Emergency Department at Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital, will present an overview of the effects of Marijuana use on youth.

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  • Alison Eriksen: Marijuana Legalization: A Review
  • Dr. Jay Itzkowitz: Effects of Marijuana Use on Youth
  • Sara Dowler: A Community Approach to Prevention
  • Dr. Glickman-Rogers: Proactive Parenting Strategies
  • Q & A


October 28, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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