Painkiller Crisis: Stories and Advice from a Mom and Doctor
Wed., Oct. 12, 6 p.m. 2016
Being a primary-care physician in Woodstock for Health Quest Medical Practice, Dr. Maya Hambright knows firsthand that some patients require pain medication. For 7 years, she worked at Ellenville’s Samaritan Village, a drug-treatment center where she gives her heart and soul to people struggling with addiction. During this event, she’ll talk about the heroin epidemic in the mid-Hudson Valley, sharing stories and advice on how to help people who fall into the throes of opioid addiction.