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Opioid Epidemic: How Did It Start and What Can Be Done?

Date:
Tuesday, October 16th
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$15 – $45
Website:
https://seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu/

Event Description

What are opioids? For what purposes are they used? How did this get to be an epidemic? Davis will share the background of opioid prescription use and the scope of opioid abuse, both nationally and locally. Learn about the alarming rate of drug abuse, overdose deaths and current statistics for McLean County.

Presented by Kathy Davis,  McLean County Coroner

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Senior Professionals
Phone:
(309) 438-2818
Email:
srprof@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu/

Venue

Alumni Center
1101 N. Main Street
Normal, IL
Room:
116
Phone:
(309) 438-4781
Website:
http://alumni.illinoisstate.edu/services/alumnicenter/