Opioids, Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Provision

Date: 
Monday, January 14, 2013
Time: 
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: 
Cammbridge, ON
Canada
Event Description: 

Accidental overdoses are the 3rd leading cause of unintentional death in Ontario

Opioids, Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Provision are the key themes of this presentation by Addiction Medicine Physician Dr. Ashok B. Krishnamurthy, MD. CM., CCFP, ABAM

Langs, 1145 Concession Road, Cambridge

  • Also available in communities across Ontario via videoconference courtesy of the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN).  OTN event id # is 24146882.

 

Dr. Krishnamurthy is an Adjunct Lecturer, University of Toronto, Department of Family and Community Medicine and working with the AAPRICOT Program, hosted by Good Shepherd Ministries; Bellwood Health Services Treatment Centre; St. Michael's Hospital and St. Joseph's Health Centre Addictions Services

This free presentation brought to you by Langs, the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council and Preventing Overdose Waterloo Wellington(POWW).

Click here for a list of OTN Videoconferencing sites in your community, or call your local CHC or Public Health Unit.