Presented by Grand Valley State University and Northwestern Michigan College

Opioid Epidemic Update - October 29, 2019

Join us as we discuss the national crisis that is impacting our communities in Northern Michigan. Speakers will bring varying perspectives from their fields of expertise regarding the current challenges and resources available to combat this growing epidemic. 

We hope you will join us for this critical discussion.

The Haggerty Center at Northwestern Michigan College

WELCOME:

Jean Nagelkerk, PhD, FNP, FNAP
Vice Provost for Health
Grand Valley State University

MODERATOR:

Dave Mengebier, MBA
President & Chief Executive Officer                                   
Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation

PANELISTS:

Amber A. Daniels, MPA  
Department Analyst - Michigan Automated Prescription System
Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs

Christopher Hindbaugh, MSW
Chief Executive Officer
Addiction Treatment Services

Christine Nefcy, MD, FAAP
Chief Medical Officer
Munson Health Care

Officer Jennilyn Oster
Traverse City Police Department

James Whelan, MD
Medical Director - Population Health
Munson Health Care

REGISTER IS OPEN!

 

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7:30 a.m. - Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - Presentations
9:30 a.m. - Event concludes

 

LOCATION:

The Hagerty Center
at Northwestern Michigan College
715 East Front Street, Traverse City, MI  49686

 

 

Questions may be directed to dykstrdi@gvsu.edu or 616-331-5876.

 

 

Breakfast sponsor:

Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Care Network of Michigan

Event Sponsors:

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