The Opioid Crisis:
Strategies for Treatment and Recovery
Chicago | March 4-5, 2019
Prescription drug and opioid abuse is devastating the Midwest. News outlets continuously report on overdoses, broken families, and straining healthcare systems. Yet stakeholders of all types are finding ways to work together to heal communities, promote recovery, and address stigma. Despite the many tragedies, real change is happening, lives are transforming, and helping professionals are making a difference. Join leading researchers and clinical experts tackling this crisis--and be part of the solution--at the second annual Chicago Summit for Clinical Excellence on the opioid crisis.

2019 Featured Speakers

Robert DuPont, MD
Recognized Leader in Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment, Author,
First Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the Second White House Drug Chief
Elizabeth Salisbury-Afshar, MD, MPH,FAAFP, FASAM, FACPM, 
Director of the Center for Multi-System Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic at American Institutes for Research
Robert Weiss, PhD, CSAT 
An Internationally Acknowledged Clinician Specializing in Infidelity and Addictions,
Who Should Attend?
  • Counselors
  • Addiction Professionals
  • Social Workers
  • Law enforcement and first responders
  • Public health and prevention advocates
  • Other stakeholders committed to addressing the opioid crisis
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