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Friday, April 12 • 10:15am - 11:45am
Classes Without Quizzes 1 – UCSF and the San Francisco Department of Public Health: A Partnership to Address the Opioid Crisis

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The opioid crisis has been deemed the deadliest drug overdose crisis in US history. This session will highlight the multifaceted interventions that have been implemented by a diverse group of UCSF faculty innovators in partnership with the public health network in San Francisco. Panelists will share examples and describe how this essential collaboration is allowing us to tackle our city’s complex and vexing opioid problem.
 

Speakers
avatar for Michelle Geier

Michelle Geier

PharmD, Resident Alum
Dr. Geier is a Psychiatric Clinical Pharmacist Supervisor at the San Francisco Department of Public Health. She earned her PharmD at the University of Washington, and completed a Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency at UCSF and a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Department of Veterans... Read More →
avatar for Thomas Kearney

Thomas Kearney

PharmD ’80
Dr. Kearney is an Associate Dean in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy at the School of Pharmacy. He has served as Associate Director of the Louisiana State Regional Poison Control Center, Executive Director of the Delaware Valley Regional Poison Center at Children's Hospital of... Read More →
avatar for Craig Smollin

Craig Smollin

MD, Clincal Fellow Alum
Dr. Smollin is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and the Director of the Toxicology Fellowship program at UCSF. He has served as the Medical Director of the San Francisco Division of the California Poison Control System since 2017. He is board Certified in both Emergency... Read More →
avatar for Matt Tierney

Matt Tierney

RN, MS ’00, NP
Matt Tierney is a Nurse Practitioner and Associate Clinical Faculty at the UCSF School of Nursing. He is an acting clinician focusing on expanding access to effective addiction treatment, and his practice includes substance use treatment services at the San Francisco Veteran’s Administration... Read More →
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Kathy Vo

MD, Resident Alum, Clinical Fellow Alum
Dr. Vo is a board-certified emergency medicine physician and medical toxicologist. She works clinically at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and at the California Poison Control System, San Francisco Division. In addition, Dr. Vo is leading efforts to help treat San Francisco’s... Read More →



Friday April 12, 2019 10:15am - 11:45am
Seacliff CD 5 Embarcadero, San Francisco