New Directions: A Public Health and Safety Approach to Drug Policy

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Jun 06, 2013 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Denver, CO

Join the Drug Policy Alliance and our co-hosts the Center for Public Health Practice for a thought-provoking conversation that will convene a range of stakeholders to explore a comprehensive, balanced approach to drug policy, an approach that recognizes that successful strategies include prevention, harm reduction, treatment, and public safety.

The principal purpose of New Directions is to examine drug policies through a local, national, and international lens and explore health-based solutions that work for Colorado.

This event is free and lunch will be provided.

Confirmed speakers include:
Patt Denning, Co-founder, Harm Reduction Therapy Center, San Francisco
Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director, Drug Policy Alliance, New York,
Lisa Raville, Executive Director, Harm Reduction Action Center, Denver
Daliah Heller, Director of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Research, CUNY, New York
Christie Donner, Executive Director, Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition, Denver
Barry Zevin, MD, Tom Waddell Health Center, San Francisco
Hong Tran, Staff Attorney, Racial Disparity Project, Seattle

Embassy Suites Convention Center
1420 Stout St
Denver, CO 80202

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