UC School of Pharmacy to Present Fighting the Opioid Abuse Epidemic at the St. Albans Moose Lodge


(Charleston, WV) – University of Charleston School of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Lindsay Acree will present “Fighting the Opioid Abuse Epidemic” at the St. Albans Moose Lodge, 113 West Main Street, St. Albans, WV Friday, November 9, 2018.  Included in the presentation will be naloxone education and training in administering the medication. Narcan® (naloxone) is the medication administered to reverse a drug overdose.  The program will begin at 7:00pm.  The event is free and open to the public.  For more information on the program, please contact Pamela Valentine, pamieanne@hotmail.com , St. Albans Moose Lodge Retention Chair.

The Loyal Order of Moose is a fraternal and service organization founded in 1888, with nearly 1 million men in roughly 2,400 Lodges, in all 50 U.S. states and four Canadian provinces as well as Bermuda; along with its female organization, Women of the Moose with more than 400,000 members in roughly 1,600 Chapters in the same areas and the Loyal Order of Moose in Britain these organizations make up the Moose International. It is headquartered in Mooseheart, Illinois.

The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy is an active community partner and UCSOP faculty can provide group presentations on a variety of health-related topics.  Please contact us at 304-357-4728 if your group  is interested arranging a presentation.