Analysis of Current Drug Policies

As Mississippi continues to address the opioid crisis effecting our state, legislators have been called upon to support these efforts by passing and updating drug policies. Representative Joel Bomgar has played an active role and serves on the Drug Policy House Committee. Joel will provide an update of 2018 and discuss potential bill submissions for the 2019 legislative session.

Take advantage of this opportunity to engage with our policy-makers and have your questions answered related to advocacy and lobbying. Joel is native to Mississippi and shares your desire to strengthen the behavioral health system in our state.

Educational Objectives

After attending the course, a participant will be able to:

  • Discuss current drug policies in Mississippi
  • Describe recent policy changes to combat the opioid crisis in Mississippi
  • Analyze state trends related to drug policies

AvailableĀ Continuing Education:

— 2 hours —

Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)

Certified Public Health (CPH)

DMH-Addiction Therapist

DMH-Licensed Administrator

Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals (MAAP)

 

 

Presenter

Joel Bomgar

Location

MSPHI

829 Wilson Drive Suite C
Ridgeland MS 39157

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Date

Oct. 16, 2018

Time

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presenter

Joel Bomgar

Location

MSPHI

829 Wilson Drive Suite C
Ridgeland MS 39157

Get Directions