Wilkes University


Guest Speaker District Attorney Shane Scanlon: Heroin Hits Home

On Thursday, November 17th from 11:00am-1:00pm in Breis 107, the Soc/Crim Club will be hosting a guest speaker to discuss the fast growing epidemic of heroin addiction that is taking over our area. Lackawanna County District Attorney Shane Scanlon will be coming to speak about his program, Heroin Hits Home. He will be talking about different types of prescription drugs that people are misusing leading to heroin addiction. He will also be talking about the overdose reversal drug, Naloxone or Narcan. The Soc/Crim Club would like to invite any interested pharmacy students and faculty/staff members to attend this discussion. For more information on the program, check out their site at heroinhitshome.com