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One-on-One With LAPPA

Honesty Liller, Chief Executive Officer, McShin Foundation

The McShin Foundation, founded in 2004, is a full-service Recovery Community Organization (RCO), committed to serving individuals and families in their fight against Substance Use Disorders. Honesty Lillier is the CEO and a woman in long-term recovery; in this interview she talks about her experience and the importance of recovery housing and peer support. For more information, you can reach out to Ms. Liller via email: honesty@mcshin.org.

One-on-One With LAPPA

Annie Ramniceanu, Addiction and Mental Health System Director, Vermont Department of Corrections

Jurisdictions across the country are exploring ways to implement MAT (Medication for Addiction Treatment) in correctional institutions, where incarcerated persons have disproportionately high rates of substance use disorder as compared to the general population.

For more information, please contact Annie Ramniceanu via email: annie.ramniceanu@vermont.gov

One-on-One With LAPPA.

Aliese Alter, Senior Program Manager, Washington/Baltimore HIDTA (W/B HIDTA)

The Overdose Detection and Mapping Application Program (ODMAP) provides, at no cost, near real-time surveillance of known or suspected overdose incidents across the United States, supporting public safety and public health efforts to collaborate and mobilize immediate responses to those incidents.

 

Videos

Lieutenant Jason Piotrowski of the New Jersey State Police discusses overdoses in his state and the use of the ODMAP system to gather real-time data as a crucial tool in his organization’s overdose response efforts.

David Sweat, Chief of Epidemiology and Courtney Serra, Opioid Epidemiologist, both of the Shelby County Health Department (TN), discuss how utilizing ODMAP in combination with diverse partnerships can save lives.

Assistant Chief Brian Gould of Cheektowaga Police Department and Cheryll Moore, Medical Care Administrator, of Erie County Department of Public Health discuss how ODMAP, partnerships, and strategies have resulted in a reduction of overdoses in Erie County, NY.

Photos

Model Recovery Housing Act Drafting Meeting September 15, 2020 (held via Zoom)
Model Overdose Mapping and Response Act drafting meeting in Washington D.C. February 2020.