Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Parent education forum November 18: Preventing Teen Drug Use

Dr. Leslie R. Walker
What can parents do as alcohol, marijuana, and prescription drugs become more available? Find out during a free parent education forum:

Preventing Teen Drug Use
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Seattle Children's Hospital
Wright Auditorium
Enter hospital through the River Entrance

Dr. Leslie R. Walker, Chief of Adolescent Medicine at Seattle Children's, will discuss teen health, the impact of drug use, and what parents can do to prevent it.

Her talk will be followed by a panel discussion facilitated by Lisa Chinn, Seattle Children's Licensed Mental Health & Chemical Dependency Professional. In addition to Dr. Walker, panelists are:
  • Dr. Suzan Mazor, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician at Seattle Children's
  • Kipp Strong, Seattle Police Department Officer
  • Rachel & Joseph, parents of a college sophomore.

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