Southern Arizona Opioid Misuse Prevention Symposium @ Tucson Convention Center, Tucson [28 September]

Southern Arizona Opioid Misuse Prevention Symposium


107
28
September
08:00 - 17:00

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Tucson Convention Center
260 S Church Ave, Tucson, Arizona 85701
Please join us to hear from an amazing lineup of speakers addressing the Opioid Epidemic including:

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Steven Defossez (Beverly Hospital, Beverly MA)

Shana Malone (Trends and Trauma, AHCCCS)

and more TBA…

PLUS 3 incredible panels:

Stages of Opioid Misuse and Meeting Consumers Where They’re At with Dr. Francisco Garcia, Dr. Bennett Davis (ACEs and brain changes with addiction), Haley Coles (Naloxone information; Sonoran Prevention Works), Christopher Thomas (Syringe Access; Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation), & Dr. Larry Onate (Medically Assisted Treatment; CODAC)

Non-Opioid Approaches to Pain Management and Coping with Trauma with Dr Apryl Krause (Alternative Medicine Clinic; Pascua Yaqui Tribe), Debra Stevenson (Inclusive faith-based approach: importance of interfaith collaboration, Spring Board, Teen Challenge), and more to be confirmed!

Health Outcomes and Disparities for Populations Affected by Substance Misuse: Dr. Aram Mardian (Phoenix Veterans Affairs), Dr. Kasey Crockett (Rural challenges to accessing services, Chiricahua Community Health Centers), Gertha Sicobo (Older adult population, Pima Council on Aging), Dr. Gabrielle Ochoa (LGBTQ adults, El Rio), and more to be confirmed!

Participants will be able to:
● Network with Southern Arizona partners working to address opioid misuse.
● Identify prevention efforts for implementation in their communities.
● Demonstrate intervention strategies to address opioid overdoses and deaths.
● Locate treatment providers and identify treatment best practices.
To Provide Education On The Opioid Epidemic And Prevention, Intervention And Treatment Strategies
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