Jan 10 - Naloxone Webinar Series - Part II

Naloxone Webinar Series

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention (PDOP)

Initiative invites you to register for a free, two-part webinar series on naloxone presented by Eliza

Wheeler with the Harm Reduction Coalition. All are welcome to attend one or both webinars! Please

register by January 5, 2018.

Part II: Implementing Naloxone Distribution Systems

Date: January 10, 2018

Time: 1:30pm-3:00pm

Audience: This webinar is appropriate for program managers and others responsible for the implementation of naloxone distribution systems/OEND in any capacity in their community. The webinar will contain information on the Implementation of OEND systems in California, including the following:

  • Setting the context: review of opioid overdose in the US, California, and your local community, history of OEND and evidence base for providing naloxone to laypersons.

  • The nuts and bolts of naloxone distribution: we will examine the legal, policy and logistical issues related to distributing naloxone, including operating under a standing order, stocking/storing naloxone, etc.

  • Tailoring OEND to your community to make the greatest impact on overdose deaths using best practices.

Webinar Logistics: Participants must pre-register for the webinar and can do so here: https://cdph.webex.com/cdph-en/k2/j.php?MTID=t7eb8b2be63812c76fbd948d98b391461

In addition to joining the webinar via computer, participants will also need to call in using this conference line and access code: (1-602-333-2014 OR toll free 1-888-204-5984, access code:1344258#)

CDPH, in collaboration with the Harm Reduction Coalition is planning to provide a series of webinars and regional in-person trainings on overdose education and naloxone distribution implementation over the next six months. For additional information, please email: PDOP@cdph.ca.gov.

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