Behind the Headlines: The Heroin Epidemic

Author: Share:

Thursday, October 23 12:00pm

Part of a series of programs designed to provide an in-depth exploration of newsworthy topics from a variety of perspectives.

heroinThe Heroin Epidemic program will examine the increasing rates of heroin addiction and heroin related deaths in our community and the Community Action Plan developed to find solutions to the epidemic. Panelists will discuss the role of healthcare professionals, social service provders, the criminal justice system, and the media in raising awareness and Sponsored by Cuyahoga Community College Departments of Student Life and Journalism and Mass Communication, The Press Club of Cleveland, and The Voice, Tri-C’s Student Newspaper.combating the crisis. Panelists will include representatives from the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Drug Court, the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County, The MetroHealth System, and the local newspaper and television reporters.

For more information call 216-987-3092 or email melissa.swafford@tri-c.edu
Don’t worry, you don’t need to create a Cuyahoga Community College account to respond.

You can accept of turn down this invitation by clicking the link below:

http://events.tri-c.edu/event/behind_the_headlines_the_heroin_epidemic?token=WTvywat0rj

Previous Article

Former College Employee Charged with Computer Thefts

Next Article

UPDATE: Nursing Program Granted Full Accreditation

More from The Voice

Leave a Reply