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Prevention Perspectives: Substance Misuse and Overdose Among Urban Native Populations

June 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Prevention Perspectives: Substance Misuse and Overdose Among Urban Native Populations

June 5, 2024 | 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. ET

Join the National Council for Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) for a discussion on substance misuse and overdose prevention. This standalone virtual event will include a brief presentation of findings from NCUIH’s 2024 opioid needs assessment and provide a space for Urban Indian Organizations (UIOs) to share insights and best practices in preventing substance misuse and opioid overdoses. Each UIO with participating staff will receive an incentive of $75 for their organization.*

NCUIH-Led Presentation and Guided Discussion By:

  • Deidre Greyeyes, Research & Data Manager
  • Sophie Chishty, Research Associate
  • Nahla Holland, Research Associate

Objectives:

  1. Increase awareness of resources and services related to substance misuse and overdose prevention;
  2. Enhance understanding of successes, challenges, and needs of UIOs providing services related to substance misuse and overdose prevention; and,
  3. Foster connections between UIOs and facilitate conversations on insights and best practices.

*Only UIOs receiving funds from the Indian Health Service pursuant to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act are eligible to receive this stipend. $50 of the incentive is provided by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention and $25 is provided by NCUIH.

Details

Date:
June 5
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtdOqorz8vHNx_M4ci4DaD2SmTD2off65c#/registration

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