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About CNOC

Cannabis Nurses of Color (CNOC) is a safe place for advocacy, education and training for nurses of color in the cannabis industry. CNOC is a collective of knowledge and resources with an emphasis on the issues affecting our communities, the generational harms that have created barriers to access and the issues as it relates to working as POC in the cannabis space.

Sandra Guynes MSN RN
Sandra Guynes MSN RN


Cannabis Nurse

Ivory Rosenthal-Davis MN RN
Ivory Rosenthal-Davis MN RN


Cannabis Nurse

Founding Member Launch

CNOC was founded in 2019 and our members connected in a Facebook group. Heading into 2022, we are creating our paid membership with special opportunities especially for our nurses. Join us as a Founding Member. This safe, private community is for nurse ready to learn and advance their career in the cannabis industry. 


Become a Founding Member
Show Your Support

Opportunities are available for allies, sponsors and partners to support the CNOC mission.

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Share Your Expertise

Experts in nursing, advocacy, entrepreneurship, cannabis and healing are invited to share with our members.

Update: CNOC & Black Cannabiz Conference

Education Sessions

Opportunities to Learn, Connect & Advocate

Members are invited to join our education sessions for free.
Attend as a non-member for $15.

CNOC Education Talks


Catch CNOC Live

Nurse Burnout with Dr. Jamal Fruster

Are you experiencing burnout? Did you come to cannabis nursing in hopes to find work/life/balance due to overwhelm or compassion fatigue? Looking for some resources to find balance in your nursing career?

Americans for Safe Access

Our next CNOC LIVE Speakers Series guest joining us is Debbie Churgai, Executive Director of Americans for Safe Access. We will hear about the mission of Americans for Safe Access and how they are shaping the way to advance the knowledge...


Whether you are just getting started, or you’re looking to level up your expertise, we have some helpful resources & guidance to get your started.

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Partners & Allies

Thanks to our partners and sponsors demonstrating their support.