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Event Date: Friday, October 12, 2018, 5:30 pm

Humanities Approaches to the Opioid Crisis

Reporter Martha Bebinger will moderate the panel discussion “The Public Face of the Crisis” at Boston University’s Center for Humanities two-day Fall Forum, “Humanities Approaches to the Opioid Crisis.” Panelists include:

Sandro Galea, Robert A. Knox Professor and Dean, School of Public Health, Boston University
Samuel Kelton Roberts, Associate Professor of History (School of Arts & Sciences), and Associate Professor of Sociomedical Sciences (Mailman School of Public Health), Columbia University
Elaine Scarry, Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and General Theory of Value, Harvard University
Nora Volkow, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse

BUCH Fall Forums are designed to further the free exchange of ideas among scholars in humanities fields and other professionals and practitioners who rarely come together to discuss social problems and their prospective solutions.

The forum is free, but advance registration is required.

For more information about this event and the full day of panels on Saturday, October 13thclick here and to register for either day, click here.

Event Location

BU Trustee Center Ballroom

1 Silber Way, 9th floor

Boston, MA

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