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11:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Widener Law Commonwealth
Administration Building, Room A180
3737 Vartan Way
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Opioid Epidemic: Law and Policy

Please join us for a presentation that will address the opioid epidemic. This event is  co-sponsored by Widener University Commonwealth Law School,
Law and Government Institute; Dauphin County Bar Association; and the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors. Click here to register.

Cost (All fees include lunch)
$40 CLE
$25 Non-CLE
$15 Students

3 CLE credits (2 substantive, 1 ethics) available.

Schedule of Events:

11:30 am Registration (with lunch available to bring into A180)

11:50 am Welcome and Introductions

12:00–1:00 pm Panel 1: The Scope of the Problem
Ben Allen, Reporter, WITF
Graham Hetrick, Coroner,Dauphin County
Barbara N. Lyons, Esq., Chair, Doylestown Township Board of Supervisors
David J. Spotts, Esq., Director of Public Safety, Lower Paxton Township

1:00–2:00 pm Panel 2: Government Response
Eugene DePasquale, Esq., Auditor General,Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Karen Murphy, Secretary, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Health

2:00–3:00 pm Panel 3: Legal Challenges (ethics credit)
Donna Malpezzi, Esq., Principal, DMMConsulting
Judi Cassel, Esq., Hawke, McKeon & Sniscak
Ed Marsico, District Attorney, Dauphin County