2021 Kentucky Harm Reduction Summit



On the agenda:

  • Keynote Address: America's Decades-Long Overdose Crisis and the Radical Transformation of the Illicit Drug Market: Implications for Public Health
  • Harm Reduction During a Global Pandemic
  • Substance Use Disorder & the COVID-19 Pandemic: With Special Focus on Disparities Impacting Communities of Color
  • Wound Care in the Intravenous Drug Use Population
  • The Overdose Response Strategy and a (NEW) Introduction to ODMAP, Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program
  • HIV in People Who Inject Drugs (PWID): West Virginia Outbreaks
  • Panel Discussion - The Intersection of Societal Inequities and Harm Reduction for Disparate Populations
  • Harm Reduction and Overdose Prevention Communications: Building Infrastructure to Strengthen the Message
  • A Statewide Collaborative Approach to Improving Care for Pregnant People Affected by Opioid Use in Massachusetts
  • Panel Discussion - Kentucky Courts Connecting to Harm Reduction Strategies
  • Keynote Address: Public Health's Critical Role in Criminal Justice and Public Safety
  • Overdose Data for 2020 During COVID-19
  • Demystifying Medications for Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
  • Toward a More Compassionate Commonwealth: A Legal Update and Legislative History of Harm Reduction Efforts in Kentucky
  • Housing for Unhoused and High-Risk Populations: Urban versus Rural
  • Demystifying Harm Reduction - Nobody Left Behind
  • Panel Discussion: Lived Experience - Persons Who Use Drugs (PWUD) and Persons in Recovery in Rural Areas
  • COVID-19, Mental Health and Substance Use: Rapid Research Review and Implications for Prevention
  • Strategies to Identify HIV/HCV Cases during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Panel Discussion: Providing Syringe Service Programs (SSP) through Mobile Harm Reduction Units
8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - maximum

8 ANCC contact hours


August 11-12, 2021


Virtual Conference