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