Webinar: Preventing Youth Drug Use and Overdose: Strategies to Keep Students Alive and Healthy

When:  May 31, 2023 from 14:30 to 15:30 (ET)

This webinar is hosted by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy and the United States Department of Education.

NASN's President-Elect Kate King is an invited guest on the webinar.


Drug-related emergencies and overdoses in school settings are a growing concern in the U.S. Schools are uniquely positioned to provide evidence-based approaches that promote student health and learning in partnership with their local and state health departments.

Join the Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, Dr. Rahul Gupta, and the U.S. Secretary of Education, Dr. Miguel Cardona, for a virtual discussion about the Biden-Harris Administration’s efforts to reduce youth drug use and overdose, as well as examples of schools from across the country that have implemented life-saving measures for their students. The discussion will include evidence-based primary prevention, access to naloxone, and resources to support schools.

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