In Episode 5, host Eli Harrington speaks with Dr. Joe McSherry Ph.D, MD, a neurologist and associate professor at the University of Vermont Medical Center and UVM College of Medicine.

Dr. Joseph McSherry, MD, PHD, Neurologist and Associate Professor at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, in his office on Thursday, August 25, 2016. Photo by Eli Harrington for Heady Vermont

Dr. Joseph McSherry, MD, PHD, Neurologist and Associate Professor at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, in his office on Thursday, August 25, 2016. Photo by Eli Harrington for Heady Vermont

The discussion includes Dr. McSherry’s personal and academic background as a physician who openly advocates for legalization and expanded medical research, as well as insight into how the medical community understands — and misunderstands — marijuana.

Read: Talking With Your Doctor About Medical Marijuana: An Interview With Dr. Joe McSherry, PhD, MD

Finally, Harrington and Dr. McSherry discuss the existing medical program in Vermont, and some tips and strategies for Vermont residents who need to speak with a medical professional to have their forms signed in order to join the medical marijuana registry. Vermont Cannabis: Heady Vermont Watermark

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