Registration open for SW Kansas Opioid Summit

Registration is open for the Southwest Kansas Opioid Summit, hosted by the Finney County Opioid Task Force.

The Summit will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 at Garden City High School. Registration will begin at 8 a.m.

Dr. Lee Norman, Secretary of Kansas Department of Health and Environment, will provide the welcome and keynote speakers will be Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Gail Box of the Austin Box “12” Foundation.

Who should attend?  Law enforcement, court services, judges, health care providers, mental health providers, social workers, counselors, social services, schools, community members.

Breakout Sessions Include:

  • Too Good For Drugs
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Law Enforcement Round Table
  • K-Tracs
  • Opioid Prevention in Kansas
  • Centura ALTO
  • Buprenorphine/Suboxone
  • Ellis County Drug Court

Lunch will be provided. CEUs will be offered by Compass Behavioral Health.

Register at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/southwest-kansas-opioid-summit-tickets-63387329208

Sponsored by Finney County Opioid Task Force:  Garden City Police Department, Finney County Sheriff, Finney County, Compass Behavioral Health, Genesis Family Health, Garden City Public Schools, St. Catherine Hospital and LiveWell Finney County.