Philadelphia, PA, April 13, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Temple University will be hosting the Southeastern PA Opioid Summit on April 20, 2018 in Philadelphia. This crucial event will raise awareness about the opioid epidemic that has claimed more than half a million lives in the United States between the years 2000 and 2015. The purpose of this one-day summit is to open conversations with key leaders on addiction prevention, treatment and policy. In Philadelphia and surrounding areas, the opioid addiction crisis has been particularly devastating and continues to grow.
The Southeastern PA Opioid Summit is sponsored by GateHouse Treatment, Temple University’s office of the Vice President for Research and its College of Public Health.
“With the opiate epidemic reaching unseen proportions, GateHouse Treatment is committed to bringing the brightest and best minds together in hopes of helping save lives,” says GateHouse CEO regarding the importance and support of this opioid addiction summit.
About GateHouse Treatment
GateHouse Treatment is an accredited and trusted addiction treatment center that proudly serves the recovery community of the Northeast and Florida area where there has been a significant rise in opioid addiction. GateHouse is an excellent option for men seeking long term recovery from addiction.
About Temple University
Temple University’s College of Public Health is leading a new movement to reimagine the future of public health with one of the largest and most diverse colleges of its kind in the country to help solve today’s pressing healthcare problems.
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