CDC’s response to the opioid overdose epidemic: Resources and opportunities for states.
Presented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and National Association of State Head Injury Administrators. (NASHIA)
February 27, 2019 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. eastern time.
Attendees will: Develop an understanding of: CDC’s opioid work, including historical work with States and what activities States are doing to combat the epidemic CDC’s role in combatting the opioid overdose epidemic vs other agencies Potential connections between opioid overdose and traumatic brain injuries Learn how State head injury administrators can collaborate with their State health departments to raise awareness of TBI related to opioid overdoses.