Modernizing Opioid Addiction Treatment Protocol:
Emergency Departments As A Point Of Care

Join us for a conversation with public health and emergency department experts to learn more about the role of emergency departments in the opioid epidemic, and how instituting enhanced protocols can improve America’s public health response to this issue.


Thursday, June 28, 2018
Noon – 1:00 PM
2045 Rayburn House Office Building


U.S. Representative David B. McKinley, P.E. (WV-1)
U.S. Representative Mike Doyle (PA-14)
Michael C. Barnes, Esq.
Managing Partner, DCBA Law & Policy
Karen Perry
Mother of Richard Perry
Executive Director, N.O.P.E Task Force
Jennifer Smith
Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs
Ross Sullivan MD, FASAM
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Upstate Emergency Opioid Bridge Clinic
SUNY Upstate Medical University Hospital, Syracuse, NY
Patricia Kunz Howard, PhD, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, NE-BC, FAEN, FAAN
Enterprise Director, Emergency Services
University of Kentucky HealthCare
Steve Fera
Senior Vice President of Public Affairs
Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield

This is a widely attended event.

Boxed lunches will be provided by