Governor Mills Opioid Response Summit & Seminars

 

Governor Mills Opioid Response Summit & Seminars are part of the state’s strong commitment to fighting the opioid epidemic. The Summit and Seminars convene leaders from across Maine to share ideas, strategies, and best practices to help Maine people and families affected by this public health crisis. The summit’s theme reflects the personal and societal challenges of substance use disorder and opportunities to build a better, kinder future together. Seminars are held on the first Friday of every month from 11:30-12:30, see the link below to register.

THE 2023-2024 SUMMIT & SEMINAR SERIES

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Governor Janet Mills will host her 6th Annual Opioid Response Summit on Thursday, July 25, 2024 at Central Maine Community College in Auburn, Maine.

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Join us Friday, June 7 for Governor Mills’ Opioid Response Monthly Webinar Series as we hear from Maine’s Accidental Overdose Review Panel on their recently published report, current and future plans.

The state’s Overdose Review Panel was established in 2021 and has the authority to do a deep dive into selected overdoses, both fatal and non-fatal. The Panel recently completed its first publicly available report of its work and the report as well as the current and future plans for the panel will be presented in this one-hour webinar. Gordon Smith, Director of Opioid Response and chair of the Panel will moderate the program which will include three members of the fifteen-member panel.

Final plans for Governor Mills’ 6th Annual Opioid Response Summit on July 25th will also be announced.

Date: June 7, 2024
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Format: Zoom Webinar
Free Registration ( Certificate of Attendance )
There will be no Continuing Education Credits associated with this event.

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FIRST SEMINAR 
Held on September 1, 2023
Maine EMS SUD Programming

SECOND SEMINAR
Held on October 6, 2023
Maine’s Accidental Drug Overdose Death Review Panel

THIRD SEMINAR
Held on November 14, 2023
The Poison Center Landscape During the Continuing Opioid Crisis

FOURTH SEMINAR
Held on December 1, 2023
Maine’s Recovery Friendly Workplace Program: What It Means to be a Recovery Friendly Workplace

FIFTH SEMINAR
Held on January 5, 2024
The Poison Center Landscape During the Continuing Opioid Crisis 1000 Maine Lives Campaign launched Jan. 1, 2024.

SIXTH SEMINAR
Held on February 2, 2024
Prevention: A Whole Community Approach, which will aim to build awareness of the scientific foundation of prevention

SEVENTH SEMINAR
Held on March 1, 2024
Governor Mills’ Opioid Response Monthly Webinar Series continues with Maine’s Crisis Receiving Center.

EIGHTH SEMINAR
Held on April 5, 2024
Governor Mills’ Opioid Response Monthly Webinar Series - QUEST Dislocated Workers Grant

NINTH SEMINAR
Held on May 3, 2024
Governor Mills’ Opioid Response Monthly Webinar Series - Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) model

SUMMIT & SEMINAR SERIES ARCHIVES