Events

Take Back Day

National Take-Back Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs. 

Date: October 26, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Your local collection site

Get more information on the Take Back Day website.


Past events

2019 All4Knox Summit

In partnership with the DEA 360 Strategy, this upcoming summit, All4Knox, will connect numerous community sectors and design meaningful solutions to address substance misuse as one community. 

Date:

August 2, 2019

Time:

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Where:

University of Tennessee Student Union
1502 Cumberland Ave
Knoxville, TN 37916


Registration is now closed. Learn more about the event on the summit's website.


Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Through Assessment and Physician Guidance

training graphicThis training will equip providers, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents and office managers to: understand the disease process of addiction, recognize the risk factors and causes of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, understand the process of SBIRT (an evidence-based screening tool) to assess risk for substance abuse in patients, and learn ways to implement and administer brief interventions.

 

Date:

August 9, 2019

Time:

12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Where:

University of Tennessee Medical Center
Heart Hospital Conference Room - 1924
Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920