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STEM Café: the Opioid Epidemic
September 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmFree
STEM Café: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic – One Year Later
Experts in DeKalb County continue to collaborate to reduce opioid usage and address related issues. Find out what progress is being made toward eliminating this crisis. Interested audience members will have a chance to be trained in the use of Narcan to prevent death related to overdose. Narcan will be provided to anyone who attends the training.
Cindy Graves, DeKalb County Health Department
Rick Amato, DeKalb County State’s Attorney
Joe Przybyla, NIU Police Commander and Paramedic
Laura Meyer-Junco, UIC College of Pharmacy
Representatives from the DeKalb Police Department
This event is free and open to the public. Food and drink will be available for purchase.