Webinar: Innovative Research and the Opioid Epidemic: Are We Closer to Finding Solutions?

Event Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017

Research!America will be hosting a webinar on Friday, October 13, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. ET. 

As the opioid epidemic continues to intensify, innovative scientific solutions provide much needed hope to alleviate the suffering of the tens of thousands of Americans. During the webinar, experts will discuss the role of research, implications for public health and the role of pharmacists in addressing the crisis, with time for Q&A. 

Confirmed speakers: 
Dr. Nora Volkow, Director, NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse 
Dr. Georges Benjamin, Executive Director, American Public Health Association 
Dr. Jeffrey Bratberg, Clinical Professor, University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy

Click here to register for the webinar. 

Media Contacts

Suzanne Ffolkes
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Anna Briseño
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571-482-2737

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