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Opening Pandora’s Bottle: Opioid Epidemic from a Law, Policy and Medical Perspective
Posted on: 5/9/2018

CME offered*

Don't miss this upcoming all-day educational program, Opening Pandora's Bottle: Law, Policy, and America's Opioid Epidemic, taking place Friday, May 18. The program will be offered live in Carbondale with simulcasts in Chicago (limited spots available) and Springfield

The Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH)-Southern Illinois University (SIU) Health Policy Institute is hosting this all-day educational program to help identify issues and solutions to combat the opioid epidemic. ISMS is proud to co-sponsor the program.

Learn about the scope and impact of the opioid crisis; identify competing needs that arise in the patient-care milieu, including unmet needs and stigmatization; and comprehend how various solutions from the legal, medical and policy arenas feed into the overall strategy for managing the present crisis.


Live site:

  • SIU School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois

Interactive simulcast sites:

  • Illinois State Bar Association Chicago Office, Chicago, Illinois (To register for the Chicago location, please contact Jackie Welch at 618-453-5672.)
  • SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois

Click here to view the registration fees, as the cost of attendance varies.

Access the brochure.

Register online by May 11.   

*The SIU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

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