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Thought Management

What Labs Can Do to Address the Opioid Crisis

  • Credit:1.0 ACCENT Credits
  • Duration: 1 Hour
  • Date:SEP.4.2019 1:00 PM - 02:00 PM

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Today’s laboratories can play a key role in addressing the opioid crisis. Join Prentiss Jones, PhD as he shares his insights on implications of the opioid epidemic in the U.S. and what laboratories can do to address this crisis.


  • How to communicate and reinforce the importance of the opioid epidemic and what it means to the lab and society.
  • To understand the valuable patient insights that Healthcare Professionals can obtain by using drugs of abuse (DAT) testing.
  • How to illustrate the role and influence of current drug testing methods on healthcare professionals, toxicologists, and forensic toxicologists.
  • An outline for continuing education opportunities on the opioid epidemic.


Dr. Prentiss JonesPrentiss Jones, PhD
Director of Pathology
Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI


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