Shen hosts forum on “Understanding Heroin and Opioid Abuse” with community partners. More photos and video…

Written by on October 30, 2017 in Photos

In October, Shenendehowa joined together with the towns of Halfmoon, Clifton Park, Stillwater, Ballston, Malta and Waterford; Saratoga County Sheriff Michael Zurlo; the Prevention Council; the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration; CAPTAIN; the Clifton Park Elks; and the Twin Bridges Rotary to sponsor a community forum “Understanding Heroin and Opioid Abuse.”

The forum included the following panelists

  • A parent of former Shen student who passed away due to heroin overdose
  • Jason Berben – a former Shen student who is now a recovering addict
  • David Zon – Assistant Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration.
  • Michael Zurlo – Saratoga County Sheriff
  • Molly Boyd-Smith, MD FACEP Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Toxicology at Albany Medical Center



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