Monday, March 26, 2018, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT.
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention (PDOP) Initiative invites you to register for a no-cost, two-part webinar series on naloxone presented by Eliza Wheeler with the Harm Reduction Coalition. All are welcome to attend one or both webinars! Please register by March 23, 2018.
Part I: Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution (OEND)
Date: March 26, 2018
Time: 2:00–3:30 p.m.
Audience: This webinar is appropriate for any staff who will be responsible for educating laypersons about opioid overdose and distributing naloxone in their community. The webinar will cover the basic information needed to train laypersons and distribute naloxone in California including the following:
- History and context of OEND.
- Understanding opioid overdose, risk factors, prevention strategies.
- Understanding overdose response and naloxone administration.
- Engaging persons who use drugs and other laypeople in OEND.
Webinar Logistics: Participants must pre-register for the webinar and can do so here: https://cdph-conf.webex.com/cdph-conf/k2/j.php?MTID=t7e75ae032cf49d07b138459b8456c90a
Audio Conference Information: To receive a call back, provide your phone number when you join the training session, or call the number below and enter the access code. US Toll:+1-240-454-0887; Access code: 920 788 964.