'Baltimore: Standing Together' Town Hall on Impact of Opioids, May 8
April 26, 2018
Contact: Office of Government and Public Affairs
On Tuesday, May 8, the University of Baltimore will host "Baltimore Standing Together: A Town Hall on Opioids," the second in a series of public events covering some of the most important issues facing the city. "Baltimore: Standing Together" is co-sponsored by WJZ-TV, The Baltimore Sun, and the Schaefer Center for Public Policy in the University of Baltimore College of Public Affairs. The event will begin at noon in the Town Hall in the H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, 1415 Maryland Avenue. The event is free and open to the public. However, seating is limited and registration is required. Details are listed below.
Confirmed panelists for this conversation include Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Lena Wen; Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler; and Pastor Craig McLaughlin of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church and father of an overdose victim.
The town hall will be recorded for later broadcast on WJZ-TV and will be streamed on The Baltimore Sun's website.
If space in the main auditorium is at capacity, attendees will be directed to an overflow viewing area. Attendees in the overflow viewing area will be able to watch the forum via live video feed.
Registration for this event is available here. Those who wish to attend must register by May 6.