The Trumbull Library and TPAUD (Trumbull Partnership Against Underage Drinking and Drugs), present The Rise and Fall (?) of the Opioid Epidemic: A Discussion, by Michael Saxe, M.D. on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 6:30 p.m.,t the Trumbull Library.
As a result of Dr. Saxe’s exposure to thousands of patients affected by the opioid epidemic, he has developed a special interest in the epidemic’s causes and solutions, and has spoken and written widely to audiences of healthcare professionals and lay people. He has also been active in statewide physician organizations and the Connecticut state government, in creating guidelines and regulations regarding the prescribing of opioids and opioid addiction medications.