A Mother's Story: Her Journey in Becoming a Community Advocate

Tamela Milan-Alexander, MPPA, MCH, Partnership and Outreach Worker at Access Westside Healthy Start Community Action Network, shares her moving story of addiction, recovery, and advocacy. (23:44 minutes)

Science, Story, and Stigma: Understanding and Effectively Responding to the Crisis of Opioid Overdose and Addiction

Sarah Wakeman, MD, Medical Director for the Mass General Hospital Substance Use Disorder Initiative, presents on effective approaches and strategies needed to address the opioid crisis. (46:28 minutes)

Partnerships for Promoting Health Equity and Reducing Disparities

Leana Wen, MD, former Commissioner of Health at the Baltimore City Health Department, discusses coordinated approaches to address the opioid epidemic and other public health challenges in Baltimore. (24:47 minutes)