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2022 Kansas Opioid and Stimulant Conference – Nov. 10
(June 24, 2022) – Save the date for the 6th Annual Kansas Opioid and Stimulant Conference, Nov. 10, at the Hotel Topeka, formerly the Topeka Capitol Plaza. Due to the significant rise in psychostimulant overdoses in Kansas, the conference has expanded to include topics related to stimulant prevention, treatment and recovery for the second year. DCCCA, the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, and the Kansas Prescription Drug and Opioid Advisory Committee are hosting the conference. Registration opens Sept. 15. The Call for Proposals is open now until Aug. 31. Proposals are requested for the following topic areas associated with opioids and/or stimulants: prevention, provider education, prescribing, pain management, treatment, recovery, intervention, neonatal abstinence syndrome, naloxone, first response, criminal justice or law enforcement. Submit presentation proposals here.
--Karen Braman