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On The Front Line: A Summit on the Heroin/Opioid Epidemic in Illinois

Date: Friday, April 21, 2017

Time: 7:30 a. m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Edwards Hospital Athletic & Event Center  55 Phelps Ave. Romeoville, IL (Former Romeoville Athletic & Events Center)

This is a FREE event, open to the public, pre-registration is not required.

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On The Front Line: A Summit on the Heroin/Opioid Epidemic in Illinois

State officials have identified six (6) Illinois counties on the front line in the fight to end the heroin / opioid epidemic that has claimed countless lives across the Nation. These counties are implementing innovative strategies to reduce opioid deaths. This informative panel discussion will highlight their critical work, focusing on options to expand and support their initiatives.​

Illinois Counties on the Front Line
Continuing Education

Continuing education units will be available free of charge at the forum, including CEUs for addiction prevention and treatment professionals, CMEs for healthcare professionals, CEUs for social workers.

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