February 28, 2018
Edibles, Vaping & Under-aged Drinking; Understanding the Effects of Alcohol, Marijuana and Tobacco on the Teenaged Brain:
Presentation by A. Eden Evins, M.D., M.P.H. Founding Director, Center for Addiction Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Cox Family Professor of Psychiatry in the Field of Addiction Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Evins will provide the most current information and research regarding the use of various substances during high school years, including the neurological effects on the brain and risks of addiction and will then lead a discussion on how the school community and parents can best address these difficult issues with their teenaged children.