Learn How to Save a Life

Friday, April 7, 2023, 9:30 a.m.
Barrows Hall, Hill Auditorium
University of Maine, Orono, Maine (Google Maps)

Speaker: Dr. Anita N. Jacobson
Clinical Professor, University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy Director
Northeast Rural Opioid Technical Assistance Regional Center

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Cost: Free (Registration Required)

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This program includes:

  • Maine overdose data
  • Drug myths and facts
  • Naloxone training
  • Information on xylazine
  • 5-minute pre- and post-seminar research survey

Co-sponsored by University of Maine Cooperative Extension, University of Maine School of Nursing, and Health Equity Alliance in collaboration with the University of Rhode Island.

This research has been approved by the University of Rhode Island Institutional Review Board.

For more information or a reasonable accommodation, please contact Lisa Phelps, UMaine Cooperative Extension, lisa.phelps@maine.edu or 207.356.3851.

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