Trainings + Events

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Opiate task force events

The 2017 QUARTERLY Opiate Task Force meeting schedule:

  • Wednesday, March 8th - Agenda; Minutes
  • Wednesday, June 7th
  • Wednesday, September 13th
  • Wednesday, December 13th

Quarterly Opiate Task Force meetings are held 4:00pm-5:30pm at the Summit County Public Health Department,1867 W. Market St.,Akron. Entrance is Suite A and the Auditorium is located to the left.

For a list of ADM Board events, click here.


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COMMITTEE MEETINGS:

 

 

Opiate Task Force Criminal Justice Subcommittee Meetings

In 2017, meetings will be held on: May 9, August 22, and November 14. Meetings are held at Juvenile Court (650 Dan Street, Conference Room A/B, Akron), from 2:30-4:00 p.m.

Click HERE to view minutes from the February 21, 2017 meeting.

For information, please contact Co-Chairs Emily Beers (emilybeers@orianahouse.org) or Jennifer Hawkins ( jenniferhawkins@orianahouse.org ).


Opiate Task Force Healthcare Subcommittee Meetings

All meetings are held at Akron Children's Hospital - Maternal Fetal Medicine, Considine Building, Suite 5500 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  

Click HERE to view minutes from the February 21, 2017 meeting.

For information, please contact Co-Chairs Dr. Doug Smith at (dougsmith@admboard.org) or Dr. Gary Thrasher ( GarryLThrasher@orianahouse.org ).


Opiate Task Force Policy and Advocacy Subcommittee Meetings

All meetings are held at Akron Children's Hospital - Maternal Fetal Medicine, Considine Building, Suite 5500 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. 

Click HERE to view minutes from the February 7, 2017 meeting.

For information, please contact Jerry Craig at (craigg@admboard.org

 

SPEAKER'S BUREAU

Please contact Lucky Tisch at 330-564-4057 to be registered for the next training at the ADM Board offices (1867 W. Market Street, Sute B2, Akron).


Heroin Anonymous Meetings

Below are the times for the Heroin Anonymous meetings at Akron UMADAOP. For more information, call 330.379.3467.

All are welcome to attend.

Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m.
Thusdays at 10:00 a.m.