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The Behavior and Biology of Addiction Panel Discussion and Q and A

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The Behavior & Biology of Addiction
Panel Discussion and Q&A Features Latest Developments in Addiction Research, Prevention, Treatment and Enforcement

WHEN:
Wednesday, November 16
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

WHAT:
Opiate addiction is a serious problem in Maine and across our nation. Join us for a discussion about how treating addiction as a chronic illness with genetic, environmental and social aspects is guiding the latest efforts toward prevention, treatment and enforcement. This forum for community education and discussion will feature a panel discussion and Q&A session with:
• Daniel Johnson, Ph.D., LCPS, CCS, Executive Director, Acadia Family Center
• Barbara Royal, Executive Director, Open Door Recovery Center
• Elissa Chesler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, The Jackson Laboratory
• Scott Kane, Sheriff, Hancock County Sheriff’s Office
• Moderated by: Chuck Hewett, EVP & COO, The Jackson Laboratory

Learn more and register at www.jax.org/addictionevent