Columbia University Opioid Symposium: Building New Collaborations Towards New Solutions

Date

Friday, June 22, 2018 (All day)

Organized By

Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

Event Details

Please register here: https://columbia_opioid_symposium.eventbrite.com

The Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research is hosting a symposium to stimulate collaborations among researchers, industry partners and the community to advance new efforts to address the opioid crisis.

The event will feature plenary speakers from local and national levels, a networking lunch, and concurrent sessions focused on the response from industry and community.

 

The agenda includes:

 

 

Registration: 10:30am - 11:00am

 

Welcome: 11:00am - 11:15am

Muredach P. Reilly, MB, MS
Director, Irving Institute
Florence and Herbert Irving Endowed Professor of Medicine

 

Plenary Session and Panel Discussion: 11:15am - 1:15pm

Introduction
Moderated by Harold A. Pincus, MD
Co-Director, Irving Institute
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry

Michael G. Kurilla, MD, PhD
Director, Division of Clinical Innovation, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Carlos Blanco, MD, PhD
Director, Division of Epidemiology, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Mary T. Bassett, MD, MPH
Commissioner, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Mark Olfson, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Epidemiology at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Frances R. Levin, MD
Kennedy-Leavy Professor of Psychiatry in the Division of Substance Abuse at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center

 

Panel Discussion
Moderated by Harold A. Pincus, MD
Co-Director, Irving Institute
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry

 

Networking Lunch: 1:15pm - 2:15pm

 

Concurrent Sessions: 2:30pm - 4:00pm

  • Industry Response to Address the Opioid Crisis
    Co-hosted by the Columbia Business School Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program
     
  • Community Response to Address the Opioid Crisis
    Co-hosted by the Irving Institute's Community Engagement Core Resource (CECR), NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia School of Social Work and the Washington Heights Corner Project

Location

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

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