Illinois Opioid Crisis Response Advisory Council Meeting June 26, 2023 Agenda

Illinois Opioid Crisis Response Advisory Council Meeting

June 26, 2023

1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.


This meeting is online ONLY. See the information below on how to connect to enter the meeting.


  • Welcome: Chief of Staff Rafael Rivera IDHS/SUPR
  • IDHS Updates
    • IDHS/SUPR Update: Sherrine Peyton, State Opioid Settlement Administrator (SOSA)
    • PMP Update: Sarah Pointer, PharmD, Clinical Director
  • IDPH Update: Jennifer Epstein, Deputy Director, Office of Policy, Planning and Statistics
  • HFS Update: Arvind Goyal, MD, Medical Director
  • Council Committee Updates: Carie Bires & Gabriela Zapata-Alma, Co-Chairs, Children & Families Committee; Sherie Arriazola Martinez, Chair, Criminal Justice Populations Committee; Leslie Wise, Ph.D., Chair, Cross-Sector Data Workgroup; Ron Vlasaty & Dr. Mike Nelson, Co-Chairs, MAR Prescribing Practices Committee; Dr. Sue Pickett reporting for Dr. Wilnise Jasmin, Chair, Opioid Social Equity Committee; Karel Homrig, Chair, Public Education & Awareness Committee
  • Discussion: IDPH Xylazine Guidelines, Leslie Wise, Ph.D., Epidemiologist, Division of Emerging Health Issues, Office of Health Promotion
  • New Business and Adjourn
  • Next Meeting: September 18, 2023

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