Gordon H. Smith_ Esq. Gordon H. Smith, Esq.

Mr. Smith was appointed by Governor Janet Mills as the Director of Opioid Response and is responsible for coordinating and directing the various aspects of Maine’s response to the opioid crisis, including prescriber education and reduction of opioid prescribing, prevention and treatment of substance use disorder and harm reduction strategies. He graduated from the University of Maine with the highest distinction in 1973 and from the Boston College Law School, magna cum laude. He previously served as Executive Vice President of Maine Medical Association and has served as Chair of the board of several other organizations.   He graduated from the University of Maine with the highest distinction and from the Boston College Law School, magna cum laude.sociation.

Contact

Dianna Poulin, Executive Director, MAPP
Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians, PO Box 190, 30 Association Drive, Manchester, ME 04351
207-480-4194 or dpoulin@mainemed.com
    

Maine's Response to the Opioid Epidemic: Where We Are and Where Are We Going

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 5:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Hilton Garden Inn, 5 Park Street, Freeport, ME

The Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians invites you to JOIN US for its Fall Program on October 24 at the HGI.  This is your opportunity to network with psychiatrists, family physicians, APNs, therapists and other health professionals throughout the State of Maine.

5:00 p.m. - Reception

6:00 p.m. - Dinner & Short Business Meeting

6:45 p.m. - Program: Maine's Response to the Opioid Epidemic: Where We Are and Where We Are Going - Gordon H. Smith, Esq., State of Maine's Director of Opioid Response.

By attending this program participants:

  • Will learn of the details contained in the Governor's February 6, 2019 Executive Order;
  • Will learn of the dozen new laws enacted by the 129th Legislature which impact the opioid epidemic response in the State.
  • Will participate in a discussion of the priorities during the next 6-12 months.

8:00 p.m. - Meeting Concludes/Evaluations

Designation Statement 

1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) will be applied for through the Maine Medical Education Trust

Menu

Arugula, Grapefruit Segments, Onions, Haricot Verts and Tomato Salad

With a Roasted Pistachio Vinaigrette
Citrus Glazed Chicken
Grilled Beef Medallions with Rosemary Oil
Baked Salmon with Roasted Red Pepper Coulis
Grilled Asparagus Tossed in Manchego Lemon Vinaigrette
Whipped Roasted Cauliflower and Red Potato
Lemoncello Cake
Warm Rolls and Butter
Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee and Assorted Hot Tea

 

Please indicate on the registration form if you have dietary restrictions