The Well has been Poisoned: A Supply Side Public Health Approach to Overdose Prevention
Thursday April 26th, 2018
09:30 – 12:00
Open to both CAHR 2018 participants and the general public. Pre-registration is not required.
This event will consider options for mounting a robust public health approach to overdose prevention focusing on potential supply side interventions that could be implemented. Participants will learn about efforts to date in BC to stem the overdose crisis and engage in discussion on new innovations that are being or should be considered.
Annelies Becu – Project Manager, Overdose Emergency Response Centre: Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions
Mark Tyndall – Executive Director, BC Centre for Disease Control
Donald MacPherson – Executive Director, Canadian Drug Policy Coalition
Karen Ward – Artist and Drug User
Jordan Westfall – President, Canadian Association of People Who Use Drugs
Brought to you by: BC Centre for Disease Control, Canadian Association of People Who Use Drugs and the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition
This event is located at:
Salon 3, Stanley Park Ballroom (Second Floor)
Westin Bayshore Vancouver
1601 Bayshore Drive