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ADVOCACY SUMMIT 2017

IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD;

A discussion of policies to improve mental health and relieve addiction

JANUARY 19, 2017

8:00 am - 5:00 pm



Advocacy Summit Logo

STATE OFFICE BUILDING AUDITORIUM ~ First Floor

Utah State Capitol complex (map)
350 N. State Street, Salt Lake City
(North of the Capitol Building)
(1st Floor of the State Office Building)

PARKING: There is limited parking within the Utah Capitol Complex.  Parking is permitted along surrounding streets unless otherwise marked (in lots and on streets up on the east and north sides).  We recommend that you give yourself enough time to park and find the Auditorium Room (first floor of the State Office Building).



Cost: $25 professionals, $10 students ~ A light Breakfast and Lunch provided

ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDED MONDAY, JANUARY 16 AT MIDNIGHT


Come and discuss with us and learn how to advocate
in the upcoming legislative session

5 CHES/MCHES credits have been applied for

   Regis Flyer
 

PRELIMINARY agenda  

8:00 am

Registration

 

8:30 am Light Breakfast  

9:00 am

Welcome and Introduction
  of Theme

Rebecca Fronberg, UPHA

9:15 am

Keynote Speaker
  The Mental Health of Utah

Doug Thomas, DSAMH

10:00 am

Keynote Speaker
  Preventing Suicide

Greg Hudnell, Hope4Utah

10:45 am

Break

 

11:00 am

Keynote Speaker
 
 Why They Just Can't Quit

JoAnn Petrie, BYU

11:45 am

Buffet Lunch

 

12:15 pm

Legislative Panel

Moderated by Dexer Pearce, UPHA

    Senators: Jim Dabakis, Gene Davis,
  Brian Shiozawa, Todd Weiler, Allen
  Christensen
    Representatives: Joel Briscoe,  Brian King
1:45 pm Break  
2:00 pm Opioid Panel Moderated by Cynthia Morgan, UPHA
    Panelists:
      Anna Fondario, VIPP
      Spenser Cannon, Utah County Sheriff
      Sam Plumb, Utah Naloxone
      Christy Porucznik, UofU
      Nicholas Weaver, Intermountain Healthcare

3:15 pm

Break


3:30 pm Screening of Documentary     “Dying in Vein” Directed by Jenny Mackenzie
4:45 pm Closing Remarks Rebecca Fronberg, UPHA

All presentation materials, such as PowerPoint Presentations,
will be available on this web site, following the event.

COMING SOON:
PRESENTER INFORMATION - BRIEF BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES


Questions? Contact a summit organizer:
 Rebecca Fronberg  ~  CINDY MORGAN  ~  LUKE CHALMERS


1/17/17

Upcoming ADVOCACY events

2017 Advocacy Summit, January 19

Legislative Break - February 22 2017



Past ADVOCACY events

2016 Advocacy Summit, January 12

2015 Advocacy Summit, January 22

Day at the Legislature, February 24, 2014

Advocacy Summit, January 16, 2014

 

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