Opioid Addiction in Madison

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 | A Public Affair

Are you aware of the growing issues with opioid addiction in Dane County? Do you know what is being done to counteract them? Check out this addition of APA to find out more!

On April 16th, our host Tim Hansen had on guest Dr. Randall Brown MD, PhD, FASAM – Associate Professor at the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Brown is also the Director of Center for Addictive Disorders, UW Hospitals and Clinics as well as the director of UW Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program. In this edition, the two put in conversation with the public the health costs of opioid addiction included in substances such as painkillers and heroin.

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