Wednesday, September 30, 2017, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

The Opioid Epidemic and the Impact on Our Community

Broward College
225 E. Las Olas Blvd., 12th Floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

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Our Fort Lauderdale Forum September program will be a sobering presentation from local experts about the opioid use epidemic as it devastates communities across the country. The epidemic of deaths involving opioids continues to worsen. Prescription opioid misuse, use of heroin and cocaine combined with illicitly manufactured fentanyl are intertwined and contribute to thousands of deaths in our area.

Featured Speakers

Don Maines - Substance Abuse Research and Program Manager for the Department of Community Programs for the Broward Sheriff's Office

David Scharf - Executive Director of The Department of Community Programs for Broward Sheriff's Office

Dr. Parham Eftekhari - Board-certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine Broward Health Medical Center

Note: Change of Date from usual 4th Wednesday of each month to 3rd Wed. for September - Sept. 20th - and change from 11th floor to 12th floor of the Broward College/FAU Tower - 225 E. Las Olas Blvd.

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