West Virginia Fentanyl Symposium - March 24th, 2022 - Morgantown, WV

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9:00 a.m.          Opening Remarks
Vic Brown, Executive Director of Appalachia HIDTA
United States Attorney William Thompson, Southern District
United States Attorney William Ihlenfeld, Northern District

9:15 a.m.          Mexican Cartel Threat to America
Raymond Donovan
Chief of Operations, Drug Enforcement Administration

10:15 a.m.        CDC’s Response to the U.S. Drug Overdose Epidemic
Grant Baldwin, PhD, MPH
Director, Division of Overdose Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

11:15 a.m.        Perspective from the Southwest Border: Flow of Fentanyl from Mexico
Supervisory Agent Danny Jaime
Intelligence Agent Adolfo Veliz
United States Border Patrol

12:15 p.m.        Lunch

1:00 p.m.          Fentanyl, Inc.: How Rogue Chemists are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic
Ben Westhoff
Best-Selling Author/Award-Winning Investigative Reporter

2:00 p.m.          Justice for All Starts with Justice for One: Chelsea Carter’s Story
Chelsea Carter
Program Coordinator, Brighter Futures
Substance & Mental Health Treatment
Clinical Director, Lotus Recovery Center

3:00 p.m.          How Community Partnerships are Saving Lives in Monongalia County
Deputy Jason Morgan & the Monongalia County
Quick Response Team