Mary Lynn Mathre, RN, MSN

President, Founding Director

Producing accredited educational seminars for health care professionals since 1995.

About

Mary Lynn (ML) Mathre is the President and Co-founder of Patients Out of Time and Past President and Founding Member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association (ACNA). Mary Lynn graduated from the College of St. Teresa In Winona, MN in 1975 and began her nursing career in the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps. She earned her MS degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1985 and her thesis was on Marijuana Disclosure to Health Care Professionals. Originally a medical surgical nurse, Ms. Mathre changed specialties in 1987 and has been a certified addictions registered nurse (CARN) since 1989. She began as the charge nurse on the Addiction Treatment Unit at the University of Virginia Health System, and later as the first Clinician 5 (expert level), she was the Addictions Consult Nurse for UVA Health System until 2002. She later was Exec. Dir. of an opioid dependence treatment center in Charlottesville.

Supporting Veterans

Mary Lynn Mathre began her nursing career in the U.S. Navy Nurse Corps. She earned her MS degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1985 and her thesis was on Marijuana Disclosure to Health Care Professionals.

Patient Centric Conferences

Providing information that can guide patients and caregivers to make informed decisions.

Accredited Seminar Series

25 years of producing accredited educational seminars for medical professionals. Providing a professional environment for learning. Connecting scientists & medical professionals around the world.

She is the editor of Cannabis in Medical Practice: A Legal, Historical and Pharmacological Overview of the Therapeutic Use of Marijuana (1997) and co-editor of Women and Cannabis: Medicine, Science and Sociology (2002). Ms. Mathre served on the planning committee for Patients Out of Time’s national clinical cannabis conference series that began in 2000; has authored numerous papers and chapters on medical cannabis; authored several organizational resolutions supporting medical cannabis; is a co-host on two weekly radio programs on medical cannabis; testified before numerous state legislative committees; and has spoken on the topic of medical cannabis at numerous local, regional, national and international conferences.

Mary Lynn Mathre
Scheril Murray Powell, Esq

Scheril Murray Powell, Esq

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Jon Gettman, PhD

Jon Gettman, PhD

Education, Criminal Justice & Activist.About Jon Gettman is an Associate Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Shenandoah University.  He is best known in the medical cannabis community for his work on two unsuccessful efforts to have cannabis...

Irvin Rosenfeld

Irvin Rosenfeld

The second patient of the Compassionate Invesitgational New Drug program.About The longest surviving of the final four Federal Medical Cannabis patients in the United States. The Federal Government has been supplying me 10 Medical Cannabis cigarettes per day for over...

Brandon Wyatt, Esq

Brandon Wyatt, Esq

Decorated army combat solider, disabled veteran, activist and attorney.About Attorney Brandon L. Wyatt Esq., a decorated army combat solider and disabled veteran, is admitted to practice law in the state of Maryland. He received his Juris Doctorate from Howard...

Melanie Dreher, RN, PhD, FAAN

Melanie Dreher, RN, PhD, FAAN

Distinguished research examining the health and development of women and children in Jamaica About Dr. Dreher is Dean Emeritus of the College of Nursing of Rush University in Chicago, Illinois. From 1997 until 2006 she served as Dean of the University of Iowa College...

Denis Petro M.D.

Denis Petro M.D.

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Michael Jay Green, Treasurer

Michael Jay Green, Treasurer

Navy veteran, bookseller, attorney and all around eclectic cannabis renaissance man About Michael Jay Green serves of the Board of Patients Out of Time as its treasurer and on the membership, events & legal committees. He is also active as a member of the Board of...

IN MEMORIAM

George McMahon, Founding Director
Larry Hirsch, JD (Advisor)
Joanna McKee (Advisor)
Robert Randall (Advisor)
Tom Saint, (Advisor)
Barbara Douglass (Board member)
Mae Nutt (Board member)

BOARD OF ADVISORS

Dr. Dustin Sulak  |  Michael Aldrich, PhD., Educator  |  Elvy Musikka, IND Patient  |  Sunil Kumar Aggarwal, MD, PhD  |  David Bearman, MD  |  Richard Bonnie, JD  |  Sandee Burbank  |  Ervin Dargan  |  Patrick Fourmy  |  Greta Gaines  |  Mara Gordon  |  Michael Krawitz  |  Bryan Krumm, RN  |  Laura Lagano, MS, RDN, CDN  |  Jim Miller  |  Mark Miller  |  Carl Olsen  |  Mark Pedersen  |  Angel Raich  |  Alice O’Leary Randall, LPN  |  John Rowlingson, MD  |  Ethan Russo, MD  |  Gary Storck  |  Mark Ware, MD, MSc, MRCP  |  Lennice Werth |  Don Wirtshafter, Esq.  |  Ken Wolski, RN, MPA  |  Kevin Zeese, Esq.