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Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Community Approaches & Resources
Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, 5 – 8 p.m.
Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Community Approaches & Resources
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceTeens, Adults, LEAP
LanguageEnglish, Soomaali
SummaryPlease join us for an evening of presentations and Q&A from local experts on the opioid epidemic.
DescriptionThe program will provide community members with an overview of the opioid epidemic and community approaches for addressing the epidemic. Prevention strategies and key resources will be highlighted.

Featured presenters:
Caleb Banta-Green, PhD, MPH, MSW
Principal Research Scientist and Interim Director
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute at the University of Washington

Renée Bouvion, MPH
Acting Regional Health Administrator – Region 10, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Deputy Chief Marc Garth Green
Deputy Chief, Seattle Police Department

Our schedule:
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.: Information resource tables in the Level 1 gallery behind the Microsoft Auditorium, featuring opioid-related resources from community organizations

6:30 - 8 p.m.: Presentations and Q&A in the Microsoft Auditorium
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

This will be an ASL interpreted event.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
Contact InfoQuick Information
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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