CEU Professional Workshop & Community Awareness with

Dr. Andrew Kolodny

Understanding and Responding to the Opioid Crisis: An Epidemic of Addiction

Friday

February 2nd, 2018

This is a FREE EVENT and the CE’s are FREE

Hilton Naples

Check-in 8:30 AM

9:00 AM  –  Noon

– Timeline –

9am to 10:45am

Intro & Dr. Kolodny

11am to Noon

Panel Discussion and Q & A

Continental breakfast provided

2.5 CE’s offered by Hazelden

– Sponsored By –
St Matthew's House

Panelists

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The Honorable Janeice T. Martin

Mental Health Court
Veterans Treatment Court
and Drug Court Judge
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Captain Tom Storrar

Homeland Security Division
Collier County Sheriff’s Office
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Captain Anthony Maro

Collier County EMS
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Brenda Iliff

Executive Director
Hazelden
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Elisabeth Novakovich

RN
Emergency Department Director
NCH
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Nancy Dauphinais

Chief Operating Officer
David Lawrence Center

MEET DR. ANDREW KOLODNY

Andrew Kolodny, MD is one of the nation’s leading experts on the prescription opioid and heroin crisis. He is Co-Director of the Opioid Policy Research Collaborative at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University. He is also the executive director of Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing, an organization with a mission to reduce morbidity and mortality caused by overprescribing of opioid analgesics.

 

Dr. Kolodny previously served as Chief Medical Officer for Phoenix House, a national non profit addiction treatment agency and Chair of Psychiatry at Maimonides Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Kolodny has a long-standing interest in public health. He began his career working for the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in the Office of the Executive Deputy Commissioner. For New York City, he helped develop and implement multiple programs to improve the health of New Yorkers and save lives, including city-wide buprenorphine programs, naloxone overdose prevention programs and emergency room-based screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) programs for drug and alcohol misuse.

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