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Chris Herren, founder, The Herren Project

March 11th, 2015

It Stops Here: Ending Opiate Abuse in Our Communities

It Stops Here: Ending Opiate Abuse in Our Communities


Marian Ryan, Middlesex District Attorney

Chris Herren, former NBA Player and founder of The Herren Project

Dr. Kevin Hill, addiction psychiatrist, McLean Hospital

Chris Herren, a local basketball legend-turned-professional, will share his story of battling back from alcohol and drug addiction to becoming one of the most sought after speakers on substance abuse education and prevention. Along with Chris’ compelling narrative and success stories engaging youth, this conference will focus on strategies and best practices to address substance abuse in schools and communities.

Kevin P. Hill, M.D., M.H.S., is an addiction psychiatrist, Director of the Substance Abuse Consultation Service in McLean Hospital’s Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. In addition to his research and private practice, he educates schools, organizations, and policymakers about marijuana, opioids, and alcohol. Dr. Hill will provide strategies and best practices to help schools and communities identify and respond to drug abuse and addiction.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

Nashoba Valley Technical High School, Westford


Cancellation Policy: If you are unable to attend any MPY conference after registering, you must contact Stephanie Guyotte via email at stephanie.guyotte@state.ma.us. All cancellations must be received via email at least 72 hours before the scheduled event. Failure to do so will result in a cancelation fee.

Event Registration Form

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This is a special event. Members: $50/person or $150 up to 10 people.
Non-members: $150/person, no group rate.

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Purchase Orders and payments may be sent to:
Middlesex Partnerships for Youth, Inc.
15 Commonwealth Ave
Woburn, MA 01801