Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Facts about Fentanyl: Community Training for Tennesseans

July 26 @ 12:30 pm

Fentanyl is a man-made opioid that’s many times stronger than morphine or heroin. Because it is so strong and so addictive, it’s being added to heroin, fake prescription pills, even stimulants like cocaine and methamphetamine. The result is huge increases in overdoses, and sadly, more Tennesseans than ever dying. These deaths are preventable with knowledge and tools.
Join Dr. Brian Winbigler of the UT Health Science Center as we take a look at fentanyl from a factual and not fear-based perspective. Learn about fentanyl, the trends in Tennessee, the risks, and basic precautions to take.

Details

Date:
July 26
Time:
12:30 pm