BR Health District to host opioid epidemic forum

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The Baton Rouge Health District will host a presentation and discussion on the opioid epidemic with Dr. Anna Lembke Thursday evening.

On Thursday, September 21, 2018, Dr. Lembke will have an open forum on her book, Drug Dealer MD – How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop.

Immediately following Dr. Lembke’s presentation, clinical leadership from the Baton Rouge Health District partner organizations will participate in a Q&A session with guests.

The event is free and open to the public.

If you’d like to attend, come on down to the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, which is located at 6400 Perkins Road.

Doors open at 6 p.m. but the event is from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

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