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Addressing Opioid Overdose: Perspectives from the Field

April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This one day conference is hosted by the Missouri Institute of Mental Health, NCADA, and the Missouri Department of Mental Health.

The program will be geared to a diverse audience of medical and mental healthcare practitioners, emergency responders, researchers, policy-makers, educators, and the general public. The conference will highlight successful and innovative approaches to preventing opioid overdose fatalities through overdose education and naloxone distribution efforts. Leaders in the field will cover current research on predictors of opioid overdose, prevention and intervention best practices, perspectives on emerging legislation, transitions of care for individuals at risk of experiencing an overdose event, racial disparities in the opioid crisis and other topics directly related to opioid overdose prevention and reversal.

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April 28, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Clayton Plaza Hotel
7750 Carondelet Ave.
Clayton, MO 63105 United States
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