event date: 
January 18, 2018 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Substance Use & Mental Health Initiative, the C. Everett Koop Institute at Dartmouth & AdCare Educational Institute of New England (formerly New England Institute of Addiction Studies) are pleased to announce the:      

Harm Reduction in an Opioid Era: Promoting the Health & Dignity of Affected Individuals & Communities

DATE: Thursday, January 18, 2018
LOCATION: Kehas Criminal Justice Training Facility, 17 Institute Drive, Concord, NH 
TIME: Check In 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Program: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Partners: NH Harm Reduction Coalition, NH Police Standards & Training Center, NH Training Institute on Addictive Disorders

Program Topics:

  • Principles & Values of Harm Reduction
  • Innovative Implementation of Medications for Opioid Use Disorders
  • Syringe Service Programs: Protecting Individual & Public Health
  • Preventing Opioid Deaths:  Naloxone, Overdose intervention, Supervised Injection, Safe Use Messaging
  • Law, Safety & Justice Interfaces with Healthcare to Reduce Harm
  • Starting Conversations about Harm Reduction Across Care Setting
  • Action Planning to Reduce Harm in New Hampshire 

Details, Speakers & Online Registration

Intended Audience:  Healthcare professionals, safety personnel, law and justice personnel, behavioral health clinicians, educators, legislators and other policy makers, business leaders, community members, anyone with interest.

Contact Hours and Accreditation (6.25 Hours): Information on professional accreditation posted at the registration website.

Questions:  Contact 207-621-2549 or neias@neias.org