A one-day conference on the road traveled and the path forward for opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment

Join us to tap into the knowledge of Montefiore Einstein experts as well as invited guests. We’ll explore the impact of the opioid epidemic on communities, the neuroscience of addiction, public policy considerations and the future of evidence-based innovations in OUD treatment.

Panel of Experts

Michael Botticelli, M.Ed.

Michael Botticelli, MEd

Former Director of National Drug Control Policy under Barack Obama
Executive Director, Grayken Center for Addiction at Boston Medical Center

MaryJeanne Kreek, MD

Mary Jeanne Kreek, MD

Director, Laboratory on the Biology of Addictive Diseases, The Rockefeller University

Hillary Kunins, MD, MPH

Hillary Kunins, MD, MPH, MS

Executive Deputy Commissioner of Mental Hygiene, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Marc Gourevitch, MD, MPH

Marc Gourevitch, MD, MPH

Chair, Department of Population Health, NYU Langone

Morning Session | 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Robbins Auditorium
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, New York 10461

  • From Neuroscience to Future Treatment
  • Innovative Models of Care for People with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD)

Afternoon Session | 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Montefiore Wellness Center at Waters Place
1510 Waters Place
Bronx, New York 10461

  • OUD Prevention and Treatment Policies — Where Do We Go From Here?
  • 50th Anniversary Celebration Lunch
  • Patients’ and Community Experiences with OUD Treatment
  • Art exhibit of work by Montefiore OUD patients, featuring an interactive experience with some of our patient stories
  • Free naloxone training and kits

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