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Author J.D. Vance to Keynote Opioid Forum Hosted by ICF and the George Washington University
The forum will feature a fireside chat between Hillbilly Elegy author,
Lynn Goldman, Michael and Lori Milken Dean of the Milken Institute School of Public Healthat the George Washington University; Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health(moderator),
Grant Baldwin, Centers for Disease Controland Prevention’s Director of the Division of Unintentional Injury Preventionat the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control,
Jennifer Fan, Pharmacist, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Gary Mendell, Chairman and CEO of Shatterproof, a national nonprofit dedicated to ending the devastation addiction causes families, and
- J.D. Vance, best-selling author of Hillbilly Elegy.
“The severity of the opioid epidemic in
This forum is the latest in an ongoing research and evaluation forum series co-sponsored by ICF and GW. The series explores public health related topics such as behavioral science, cancer, childhood immunization, e-cigarettes, mobile health, obesity, worksite wellness survey methods.
ICF helps government, private sector, nonprofit, and academic clients solve complex problems with scientific, analytic, and research capabilities. For nearly half a century, our work has impacted international, state, and local public health issues such as bio-surveillance, cancer, children’s health, immunization, mental health, natural disasters, obesity, prescription opioid overdose, and suicide prevention.
For more information, please visit ICF’s government health solutions or register for “Opioid Use: An Epidemic of Addiction, Not Abuse,” on
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