Conference: THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESPONSE TO THE OPIOID CRISIS: REFERRALS, RESOURCES, AND RESEARCH

Posted: September 27, 2017 | Keywords: Conference

YOU’RE INVITED

THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESPONSE TO THE OPIOID CRISIS: REFERRALS, RESOURCES, AND RESEARCH
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
The Chateau Hotel & Conference Center
Bloomington, IL

ABOUT THE EVENT

This free conference will offer referrals, resources, and research to assist those suffering from opioid use disorders and are justice involved.

Panels will feature:

  • Personal and professional experiences with opioid use disorders and medication-assisted treatment.
  • Practices to address opioid use disorders with justice-involved individuals.
  • Medication-assisted treatment at each criminal justice intercept point.

Plus free, pre-conference naloxone training.

CEUs & CLEs available!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Police chiefs, officers, sheriffs, probation and court services staff, jail administrators and corrections staff, healthcare and behavioral health providers, students, and the public.

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Josiah D. Rich, M.D., M.P.H.
Dr. Rich is a professor of medicine and epidemiology at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University, a practicing infectious disease specialist at The Miriam Hospital Immunology Center, and director and co-founder of The Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights at The Miriam Hospital.

Ross MacDonald, M.D.
Dr. MacDonald is chief of medicine and assistant vice president for the NYC Health + Hospital’s Division of Correctional Health
Services, overseeing provision of medical care for the 60,000 patients incarcerated annually in the NYC jail system.

REGISTER

Lunch will be provided. Click here to register today!

HOSTED BY

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

SPONSORED BY

Live4Lali, Gateway Foundation, Illinois Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health & Justice, John Howard Association, Law Offices
of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.

Click here to view conference flyer