A State of Emergency: Integrative Approaches to Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic

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LIVE from the Future of Health Summit #MIFHS on October 24, 2017 in Washington D.C. See more at milkeninstitute.org

A State of Emergency: Integrative Approaches to Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic
As prescription and heroin overdose deaths continue to rise, so has the sense of urgency to address this health crisis that touches the lives of so many Americans. Governments, businesses, academia and non-profits alike are focused on this issue and ready to act.

• How does the call for a national emergency and the White House Commission Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis help our efforts?
• Who has a role in creating solutions to the opioid epidemic?
• How do we effect change at a local level to treat substance-use disorders for individuals, families and communities who are affected the most?

Moderator
David Beier, Managing Director, Bay City Capital

Speakers
Jerome Adams, Surgeon General of the United States

Terry McAuliffe, Governor of Virginia

Lori McFarling, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Discovery Education

Tom Moriarty, Executive Vice President, Chief Policy and External Affairs Officer, and General Counsel, CVS Health

Nora Volkow, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse

Tammy Wincup, Chief Operating Officer, EverFi

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LIVE SCHEDULE FROM #MIFHS:
OCT 24.

8:15 AM - 9:15 AM: The Future of Health: A New World of Collaboration:
http://bit.ly/2yOlbyb

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM: A Conversation with PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi http://bit.ly/2yOlbyb

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: A State of Emergency: Integrative Approaches to Addiction and the Opioid Epidemic: http://bit.ly/2ioLS69

1:00 PM - 02:00 PM: The Rapidly Changing Food Industry and What it Means for Health: http://bit.ly/2gSPsC5

3:30 PM - 04:15 PM: Putting Prevention First: http://bit.ly/2yAdDOR

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM: A Conversation with FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb: http://bit.ly/2xRcGye

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