Luncheon: Opiod Epidemic: A Public Health & Cultural Crisis
The opioid epidemic is perhaps the most significant public health crisis currently faced by the United States. This complex issue has many facets and a tangled history; and as such, it will require a multidimensional approach to turn the tide.
Dr. Daniel T. Warren, MD, Deputy Chief Anesthsiology, Pain Clinic Services, from Virginia Mason will deliver the address to the Chamber.
In this address, Dr. Warren will explore the history, science, and cultural aspects of this crisis, and discuss how teams at Virginia Mason have been working to collaboratively address pain and opioids in this context.