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Innovations to Fight the Opioid Crisis

  • The Universities at Shady Grove 9630 Gudelsky Drive Rockville, MD, 20850 United States (map)

Opioid misuse and addiction is an ongoing and rapidly evolving public health crisis. Millions of Americans suffer from opioid use disorder, and millions more suffer from chronic pain. Dr. Volkow will speak about our current understanding of the opioid crisis nationally and locally, what research has taught us about addiction, its prevention and treatment, and how science can help end the opioid crisis once and for all.