Opioid Epidemic Uncovered: Finding the Prescription for Recovery - Poe Center Annual Meeting and Luncheon Conferences

09/14/2017 - 09/15/2017 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

The Poe Center for Health Education and the NC Medical Society Alliance will host a luncheon conference in Raleigh on September 14 and in Greensboro on September 15 to examine the opioid crisis and explore collaborative solutions.

Keynote: The luncheons will feature former LA Times reporter and national speaker, Sam Quinones, author of the acclaimed book, Dreamland: the True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.

Panel: A panel of local experts will discuss the impact of opioids in their communities and the opportunities for change.

Annual Meeting (Raleigh location only): The Poe Center will recognize incoming and outgoing Board Members and honor community members who contribute to children’s health and education in North Carolina.

VIP Event: Meet author Sam Quinones and network with business and community members invested in health and wellbeing. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served.

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Emcee, Raleigh Luncheon:
ABC11 Anchorman Steve Daniels



A special thank you to our event sponsors and donors.