Capitol Hill Symposium: Preventing Opioid Deaths Among Young People

Hosted by:  The Hazelden Betty Ford Institute for Recovery Advocacy and the Christie Foundation

June 10, 2015   |   Washington, DC  |  #StopOpioidDeaths

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Speakers included U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island; U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California; U.S. Reps. Stephen Lynch of Massachusetts and Erik Paulsen of Minnesota; Dr. Joseph Lee, medical director for the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation's Youth Continuum; Amelia Arria, PhD, from the University of Maryland; Unite to Face Addiction Campaign Director Greg Williams; Transforming Youth Recovery Executive Director Ivana Grahovac; Ohio State University Director of Recovery Sarah Nerad; and Tim Rabolt, founder of George Washington University Students for Recovery. Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation Vice President William Moyers moderated.

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