Date(s) - 03/19/2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted (HLWW) FFA and Wright County Public Health Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP) for a free event to discuss opioid misuse and its impact on the Wright County community. This event will be held on March 19 from 6:00-8:30 pm in the HLWW High School Commons. The keynote speaker is Dr. Chris Johnson, emergency physician at Methodist Hospital and author of a TEDx Talk on the opioid epidemic.
Dr. Johnson’s presentation will be followed by a panel discussion of professionals from CentraCare Health – Monticello, Central Minnesota Mental Health, Farm Bureau, and Howard Lake Police Department, as well as an occupational therapist. Refreshments and conversation will follow.
A complementary dinner will be provided. HLWW FFA members will provide free child care and the Wellness on Wheels van will be present with a prescription drug disposal unit. Online registration is available at http://bit.ly/2GSzCVP or by calling Wright County Public Health at (763) 682-7513.