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Opioid Crisis: Conversations with Clergy and Health Ministry

A seminar for clergy, faith community nurses and members of health ministry.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
Frobese Conference Center
1200 Old York Rd.
Abington, PA 19001

Program Agenda

8:45 AM

Registration/Check-In/Coffee Tea

9 AM Welcome and Prayer

Abington - Jefferson Health (AJH) Pastoral Care Department

9:05 - 9:30 AM The Local and Regional Picture?

John A. Livingood
Chief, Abington Township Police Dept.

9:30 - 10 AM    Personal Story

10 - 10:15 AM AJH Warm Hand-Off Project and Crisis Team

Nancy DeAngelis, CRNP
Director of Behavioral Health
Abington - Jefferson Health

10:15 - 10:30 AM Community Resources

Marianna Calabrese
Manager of Community Benefit
Abington - Jefferson Health

10:30 - 11 AM Recent County Trends, School Education, Narcan

Val Arkoosh, MD
Physician and Montgomery County Commissioner
Montgomery County

11 - 11:30 AM Conversations with Congregants

Rev. Dr. Miriam Burnett, MD, MDiv, MPH
Pastor, New Bethel AME Church
Willow Grove

11:30 - 12:15 PM Question and Answer Session

Panel: presenters together with State Representative Madeleine Dean

12:15 - 1 PM Lunch and Networking Opportunity