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D9: Combating the Opioid Crisis: What Urban, Suburban, and Rural Communities Can Learn from Philadelphia’s Effort

D9: Combating the Opioid Crisis: What Urban, Suburban, and Rural Communities Can Learn from Philadelphia’s Effort

October 30, 2018
11:30 am - 12:45 pm

Metropolitan A

Speaker:
Christine Simiriglia, Casey Odonnell, Patrick Keenan

D9: Combating the Opioid Crisis: What Urban, Suburban, and Rural Communities Can Learn from Philadelphia’s Effort

Pennsylvania has been hard hit by the opioid epidemic. This workshop will discuss the challenges faced and progress made in battling the epidemic in Philadelphia and will share lessons learned that can be utilized in other communities.

Moderator: Christine Simiriglia, Executive Director of Pathways to Housing PA

Speakers: Casey Odonnell, CEO/President Impact Services Corporation; Patrick Keenan, Director, Consumer Protections & Policy, PA Health Access Network.