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America's Opioid Epidemic - October 30, 2017


Monday, October 30, 2017

Event Sign-In
9:00 a.m.

for registered attendees

Introductory Remarks

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Ellen J. MacKenzie, PhD ’79, MSc ’75, Dean, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Elijah Cummings, U.S. Congressman, Maryland’s 7th Congressional District

President Clinton, Founder and Board Chair, Clinton Foundation; 42nd President of the United States

Panel Discussion: The Evolving Epidemic: Charting a New Course

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Moderated by President Clinton

Elijah Cummings, U.S. Congressman, Maryland’s 7th Congressional District

Tom Geddes, CEO, Plank Industries

Randi Weingarten, President, American Federation of Teachers

Leana Wen, MD, MSc, FAAEM, Baltimore City Health Commissioner

Panel Discussion: Evidence to Impact

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Moderated by Michael Botticelli, MEd, Distinguished Policy Scholar, Former Director of National Drug Control Policy

Carol Forster, MD, Physician Director, Pharmacy & Therapeutics/Medication Safety, Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group

Jim Hood, CEO, Facing Addiction

Erica Poellot, Project Director, Shaping Sanctuary, Senior Community Minister, Judson Memorial Church, Director of Faith and Community Partnerships, Harm Reduction Coalition

Tom Synan, Chief of Police, Newtown, Ohio

Closing Remarks
12:15 p.m.

G. Caleb Alexander, MD, MS, Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness

Andrea Gielen, ScD, Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.First Floor Gallery