Battling the Opioid Epidemic: Critical Insights from Healthcare and Law

When: Friday, February 23, 2018 -
8:00am to 6:00pm
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Thomas and Mack Moot Court Facility (BSL 151)


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Please join the UNLV Health Law Program on February 23, 2018, at the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law to discuss the opioid epidemic. This day-long event will will bring together leading experts to discuss the science of addiction and model policy reforms in Nevada, other states, and other countries.

Featured speakers will include: Melissa Piasecki, MD (Executive Associate Dean and Professor, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine), Corey Davis, JD, MSPH (Deputy Director & Staff Attorney, The Network for Public Health Law - Southeastern Region Office and the National Health Law Program), Sara Gordon, JD (Associate Professor of Law, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law), Sara Hunt, PhD (Assistant Dean of Behavioral Health Sciences, UNLV School of Medicine, and Director, UNLV Mental and Behavioral Health Coalition), and Joanne Csete, PhD (Associate Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health, Columbia University).