Keynote Speakers

"Addiction knows no boundaries – geographic or otherwise. The opioid epidemic in the United States continues to grow, and we are not immune from this threat in South Carolina.  It’s time that we come together to find the way forward."  

"Please join me September 6-7 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center for the 2017 SC Governor’s Opioid Summit. This is a unique opportunity to discuss new approaches to this ongoing crisis, and reaffirm our commitment to the health and well-being of all South Carolinians." 

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September 6 - 7, 2017 | Columbia SC

Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center


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What is the SC Opioid Summit?

The Summit is an opportunity for behavioral health professionals, law enforcement, healthcare workers, representatives of state and local government, clergy, advocates, and other caring individuals to come together and collaborate on how to meet this epidemic head on and save lives.

What is the Agenda?

The Summit will begin on Wednesday, September 6, with breakfast and networking followed by a full day of speakers presenting on the pressing topics related to the opioid epidemic.  On Wednesday, attendees will begin the day with breakfast again, followed by a half day of sessions.

The 2017 SC Governor's Opioid Summit is presented by

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and sponsored by