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2019 Statewide Conference: The Painful Truth About Opioids

Provider Medical Worker

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. MT.

Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ 85040

Join us for a day of learning and exploration of this complex public health concern.


  • Understand the opioid use disorder disease process, its natural course, and how treatment alters it.
  • Explore the National and Arizona landscapes of the opioid crisis.
  • Identify challenges and misperceptions about opioid use and treatment.
  • Discover interventions, resources, and clinical practices to improve person-centered care.
  • Share success stories and reinforce continued efforts to find solutions.

Who should attend:
Leaders and clinicians from acute care, rural and behavioral health hospitals, post-acute care, and community-based organizations

Registration fee: $25 (covers cost of food and beverage). Please note: There is a non-refundable registration fee for cancellations after registering for this event.
Registration is required and available for a team of up to five people per facility or organization.
Registration Questions: Cheryl Angotti, Project Manager, HSAG, | 602.801.6916

Presented in partnership with:

  • Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) 
  • Arizona Health Care Association (AHCA) 
  • Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) 
  • The University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Center for Rural Health

Link to Presentations