Sharday Lewis, NASTAD

Dr. Tamara Henry, GWU Milken Institute School of Public Health

Scenario Discussion 1: How can we combat stigma and educate neighborhood businesses and the immediate community about the need for HR Vending machines? What are the pros and cons of Supervised Consumption Services within a community? 

Scenario Discussion 2: How can CHW’s assist in bridging the gaps in Trans syndemic clinical environments? What methods can be incorporated for Trans communities to be more involved in Harm Reduction dialogues?


  1. Exploring the nuances of pre-existing conditions and coping drug use

  2. Defining the "Right to Treat" laws of EMTALA and how this can protect syndemic drug user Health.

Note: This session does not offer continuing education credits.