The Oregon Conference on Opioids + Other Drugs, Pain + Addiction Treatment is back in 2021! Lines for Life, together with Oregon Pain Guidance, Oregon Health Authority and others, will convene experts, stakeholders, and community members to confront the challenge of opioid and other drug use, chronic pain, and addiction treatment in Oregon.
Conference Dates: Monday November 8th through Wednesday November 10th, 2021
We plan to follow the guidance of local and federal health authorities concerning COVID-19 risk and restrictions. We hope to meet in person at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon, or we may convene virtually. Stay tuned for more detailed information about the format of OPAT 2021!
We are excited to announce the theme of the 2021 conference:
Rebuilding Lives, Restoring Communities, Promoting Social Justice
Check back for registration information in summer 2021. If you would like to receive OPAT Email updates, please subscribe here.
2021 OPAT Call for Proposals now open:
We need your ideas, thoughts, experiences, and expertise to help solve this crisis. Together, working across disciplines and systems, we can find solutions to improve the lives of those impacted by pain and addiction by valuing resilience-oriented healthcare, reimagining community supports, and empowering local communities. From law enforcement, housing, and health care to addiction treatment, foster care, and others, our goal is to amplify innovative ideas to heal individuals, families and communities.
Learn more about the 2021 OPAT Call for Proposals here. Proposals are due by June 7th, 2021 at midnight Pacific Time. Please submit your ideas and join us!