Oregon voters made history in November by approving ballot measures decriminalizing street drugs and legalizing psilocybin in licensed therapeutic environments. Unpack what this means for substance use disorder treatment and prevention and for law enforcement, noting that Oregon ranks fourth-highest for substance use disorder prevalence and near the bottom nationally for access to addiction treatment. Hear from experts on Oregon’s new addiction paradigm.
Moderator: Reginald Richardson, Sr., M.D., Director, Oregon Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission, Oregon Health Authority
James Schroeder, PA-C, MPAS, Chief Executive Officer, Health Share of Oregon
Eric Geisler, M.D., Director of Medical Services, Serenity Lane Treatment Center
Brian Nelson, Chief Operating Officer, Pacific Northwest Adult & Teen Challenge
Additional Speakers to Be Announced
10am Zoom Livestream