Delaware Innovation Now

 

The Awards Ceremony

Addiction Policy Forum honored Delaware innovators improving the response to addiction and saving lives at the Innovation Now Awards Ceremony. Addiction Policy Forum's released its new report: Delaware Innovations to Address Addiction: Eight Innovative Solutions that are Transforming Addiction Prevention, Treatment and Recovery. 

May 22, 2019   I   12:00pm-2:00pm   I   Hilton Wilmington/Christiana

Addiction Policy Forum hosted more than 65 guests including Lieutenant Governor Bethany Hall-Long, Senior Scientist at the University of Delaware Dr. Daniel O’Connell, New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer, Newport Mayor Michael Spencer, United States Senator Chris Coons' and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester’s staff, Former Secretary of the Delaware Department of Health and Human Services Rita Landgraf, and Director of the State Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Elizabeth Romero.

 

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