Our very own Dr. Edward Bernstein, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, and Director of the Publich Health Section, has been featured in a webinar on emergency department naloxone distribution!
Dr. Bernstein is a tireless advocate for emergency department intranasal naloxone kit distribution as a method to combat opioid overdose. In addition, he is a national leader in substance abuse research, intervention, and treatment, as well as co-founder of the innovative and influential Project ASSERT program.
The webinar, part of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Trauma and Injury Prevention Section, can be viewed here.
More information on the current opioid abuse crisis and naloxone distribution efforts can be found here.