Weeded Out: How the U of A Fired Pot Researcher Sue Sisley After a State Senator Complained

September 10, 2014

By Ray Stern at Phoenix New Times

Sue Sisley, M.D., is nearly blind.

 She can't see out of her left eye and has minimal vision in her right, resulting from amblyopia, a condition she's had since birth. Her remaining eyesight "doesn't seem to be deteriorating further," she says. But in recent months, Sisley's been trying to train Penny, a rescue dog from the Humane Society, for her potentially to use someday. It's not really working out. Cute but undisciplined, Penny -- wearing a blue vest -- greets a visitor excitedly at the Arizona Telemedicine Program's Phoenix office...

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