Harm Reduction Week

Ohio continues to combat the Opioid Epidemic, seeing a near record number of overdoses in 2020. To bring awareness and education on this topic, Buckeyes for Harm Reduction invites you to join them for Harm Reduction Week – April 5th-11th, 2021; a collaborative effort, merging students with field professionals to discuss ways to effectuate change that support to those affected by addiction and the opioid epidemic.

Events Include:  

Addiction in Medicine – April 5th 7PM – A sit-down conversation with addiction medicine specialists on their experiences in the field

Opioid Crisis Townhall – April 8th 7PM – Bringing together policymakers and health experts to discuss solutions to the opioid epidemic

Daily Fentanyl & Narcan Test Strip Training – Stop by the Oval to learn how to properly use and obtain Fentanyl Test Strips and Narcan

If you have any questions or want to get involved in the organization, please contact Andrew McGirty (mcgirty.5@osu.edu).