Join Shraddha Damaraju, MD, MPH, to learn about the current state of the opioid overdose crisis in Massachusetts and across the country, and what’s driving the increase in overdoses. She will also discuss how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose as well as how to use naloxone to save someone’s life.

The sessions offered on 9/5 and 9/27 will cover the same information.

Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Speaker: Shraddha Damaraju, MD, MPH

Attend the Free Event on Zoom:

Have Questions About the Topic? Please submit questions you may have before the program here, so that the speaker may address them during the session.

This online program is free and open to Mass General staff, patients and the general public. No registration needed.

For questions about any of the programs, email the Blum Center at or call 617-724-7352.