Foundry Series: Opioid Addiction After the Civil War

Foundry Series: Opioid Addiction After the Civil War

Location: 

Historic Tredegar

Co-sponsors and Partners: 

Virginia Recovery Foundation, the McShin Foundation

In the postwar years, wounded soldiers, grieving women, and those suffering depression wrought by the devastation of war sought relief from prescription drugs - particularly opium. Discover the parallels between the past and present opioid addiction. 

Speaker: Jonathan Jones, Binghamton University

Panelists:  Michael Zohab, President, Virginia Recovery Foundation; Honesty Liller CEO, McShin Foundation

 

Cost: 

$10; $8 for Museum Members

Program Date: 

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 6:00pm

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