Virtual Prevention Conference- November 16-19

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Be in the kNOw ~ Celebrating the Power of Prevention-

Join us for an exciting 2nd Annual (Virtual) Prevention Conference

Overall Goal: Prevention workers, youth and coalition members will receive education from leading experts in drug trends, approaches and policies.


Mon. – Wed., 11/16 – 11/18, 1:00-2:30 p.m. and Thurs., 11/19, 1:00-3:30 p.m.

Day 1, Nov. 16: Linda Kalin, IA Poison Control:

Pills & Thrills: What’s Trending?”

  Day 2, Nov. 17: Lions & Tigers & Beers, Oh My! Working in the Land of Alcohol Regulation and Enforcement

Julie Hibben, IDPH:  Alcohol-Related Deaths- 1-1:30

And Retired Special Agent Nancy McGee, MO Dept. of Public Safety-

Division of Alcohol & Tobacco Control, and PIRE: 1:30-2:30

Responsible Beverage Server Training, Age of Seller and other policy strategies.

Day 3, Nov. 18: Mike McKelvey, IA Peace Officer Assoc. & IA Med. CBD Board Chair And Dr. Ed Gogek, Addiction Psychiatrist “Marijuana Decriminalization: Both Sides of the Story” 

Day 4, Nov. 19: Youth Day! AMP (Achieving Maximum Potential) 1-1:45

 I-STEP (Iowa Students for Tobacco Education and Prevention) 1:45-2:15

 AMP youth share about addiction, how it affected their families, and what they have learned from it. 

I-STEP youth share their current efforts and events along with how to get involved in an I-STEP Chapter.

Awards for youth and adults and Call to Action- Ruth Buckels- YSS (3-3:30) will round out this session.

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2020-11-16 @ 01:00 PM to
2020-11-22 @ 02:30 PM


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