Registration, Coffee, & Meet with Exhibitors
A Library of Congress Approach to Understanding the Addicted Brain
Dr. Scott Lukas, Director of the McLean Imaging Center, the Behavioral Psychopharmacological Research Laboratory, and the McLean Sleep Diagnostic and Treatment Laboratory at McLean Hospital & Professor of Psychiatry (Pharmacology) at Harvard Medical School
Encounters and Revelations: A Reporter's Journey Covering the Opioid Crisis
Opioids and Work: The Role of Workplace Injury and Pain in Fueling the Opioid Epidemic in Massachusetts
Jodi Sugerman-Brozan, Executive Director, Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety
Skills to Respond to High Stress Situations
April Berry Fletcher, LICSW, EdD
Lunch & Connect with Exhibitors
|Briefing from Marian Ryan, Middlesex County District Attorney
Discussion on actionable next steps for librarians to respond to the opioid epidemic
Moderated by Keith West, Debate Coach, Boston Latin with roundtable facilitators from the Massachusetts Library Association's Intellectual Freedom and Social Responsibilities Committee, MBLC staff, and MLS staff
|Symposium Wrap-Up and Mini-Grant Announcement
This symposium contributes to the MBLC and MLS strategic plans as well as aligns MBLC and MLS services.
This Symposium is free of charge and made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through LSTA funds.