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Induction Exercise on Canada’s Opioid Crisis

September 7, 2018 at 1:30 PM to 4:45 PM

Location:2nd Floor Conference Room Richcraft Hall

Please join the School of Public Policy and Administration for a panel discussion on Canada’s opioid crisis.


1:30 p.m.
Panel: Origins and Impacts

Welcome from Graeme Auld, SPPA Director
Marc-André Gagnon, Associate Professor, SPPA
Karen Shepherd, Executive Advisor to the Deputy Minister, Health Canada

3:00 p.m.
Panel: Ways Forward

MPPA Alumna (2018) Moderator, Meagan Wiersma, Natural Resources Canada
Vik Adhopia, CBC

An alumni reception will follow in the Richcraft Hall Atrium from 5 to 7 pm with remarks from MAPA alumnus Matt Jones, Assistant Deputy Minister, Pan-Canadian Framework Implementation Office, Environment and Climate Change Canada.

Please RSVP to the panel discussion and/or the alumni reception here…

Learn more about our new MPPA Capstone, which focused on the opioid crisis this year.