Northern Nevada 2022 Harm Reduction Summit

Summit Information:

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED.

July 20, 2022 | 8:30AM-5:30PM

University of Nevada, Reno, Joe Crowley Student Union, 1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557

There is no cost to attend this summit.

The Harm Reduction Summit will train and build capacity for people with lived experience, public health workers, and advocates on foundational harm reduction knowledge, national and international best practices, policy change, and innovative programming. A special focus of this year's conference will be on health equity and elevating communities of color into social change movements.

The Harm Reduction Summit includes 2 tracks: 

Track 1: Foundations of Harm Reduction 

Track 1 is designed for participants interested in gaining the knowledge and tools necessary to become involved or continue their involvement in harm reduction efforts.

Track 2: Innovations in Harm Reduction

Track 2 is designed for participants interested in current and future projects to innovate harm reduction and to expand their knowledge of harm reduction.

The agenda can be viewed here.


Target Audience:

  • People with lived experience
  • Advocates
  • Public health professionals
  • Community members 
  • Students

Duration: 1 day

Continuing Education: Materials needed to obtain CEUs/CMEs will be made available. 


Any questions regarding the summit can be directed to Veronika Scavacini at vscavacini@unr.edu




Course Content

  1. 01
    • Northern Nevada Harm Reduction Summit Welcome

    • Download Northern Nevada Calendar Reminder

    • Demographic Survey

    • Summit Agenda and Speakers

    • Summit Tracks

    • Locations and Parking

    • Slides and Materials

The content of this event is intended to educate and engage the public on various public health topics. The views of these series are solely the authors and may not reflect the opinions and beliefs of the LIHIE or its affiliates.