Article by Cy Williams, High! Canada
Everyone loves talking to Terry Roycro and we are no different. We have been lucky enough to have the opportunity to spend some me with Terry Roycro. Like us, he is acve on the cannabis conference circuit and we have enjoyed talking with him at a number of events and conferences across Canada over the last few years. He has to be listed among the most passionate people within the Canadian cannabis industry. Terry is the Chief Execuve Officer and President at Global Health Clinics Ltd. and owner at MCRCI. Which was recently nominated for Top Clinic at the Lift & Co. Canadian Cannabis Awards.
In 2010, Mr. Roycro founded MCRCI, a private organizaon with licensed physicians that educate and support qualified paents looking for legal access and guidance for medicinal cannabis. MCRCI soon became the leading cannabis clinic in Canada with a team of doctors who specialize in prescribing cannabis. Terry was quoted in 2014 by the Toronto Star as stang “Doctors are uninformed about the benefits of cannabis because it’s not taught,” said Roycro. “Doctors who have been in pracce for a while do not want to be in that role, they don’t want to be prescribing you something that they don’t know what it’s going to do.”
Since then Terry has expanded MCRCI considerably and this past summer, Terry took MCRCI public on the CSC on August 29, 2018, under the symbol “MJRX”.
With his knowledge and experience in the medicinal cannabis industry, Mr. Roycro has become one of the top consultants in the country for the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulaons (ACMPR), as well as the former Marihuana for Medical Purposes Regulaons (MMPR) and Marihuana Medical Access Regulaons (MMAR).
Terry connues to expand his network and database within the industry, locally and internaonally, by working with producon sites, pharmacists, medical laboratories, doctors, and paents. In 2018, Mr. Roycro was the voice actor for MCRCI’s radio commercials on SportsNet650.
Terry has also recently been invited to join the Stakeholder Advisory Commiee by the Project Director of the Cannabis Legalizaon and Regulaon Secretariat of Brish Columbia. He is an accredited speaker for various groups across Canada educang employers on cannabis within workplace. Such groups include HR and healthcare associaons.