Cost: Free Event
Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Murray Fraser Hall
University of Calgary Calgary
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But not any more. Benjamin Perrin, a law professor at UBC, shines a light in this darkest of corners – and his findings challenge many assumptions about the crisis.

Join Perrin as he shares his journey from being former Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s top criminal justice advisor (2012-13) to an advocate for a compassionate, evidence-based drug policy.

Speakers:
– Benjamin Perrin, author of Overdose: Heartbreak and Hope in Canada’s Opioid Crisis
– Jenn McCrindle speaks to her experience with opiates, recovery, stigma and bringing Harm Reduction to rural communities
– Representative from Mom’s Stop the Harm (TBC)

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