CREATING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES
Such a tremendous success
On April 13, 2018, Buckeye Nation convened for change. More than 400 attendees gathered from all over the world, even from as far away as China and Tanzania.
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2018 Buckeye Summit Event Recap
Images from the day
Robert Smith, former Buckeye and professional football player, addresses the crowd about his Fan Health Network program.
Richard Carmona, 17th Surgeon General of the United States, and Bern Melnyk, dean of the College of Nursing, laugh with each other on stage.
Maryanna Klatt, professor in the Department of Family Medicine and mindfulness researcher, addresses the crowd.
Tom Gregoire, dean of the College of Social Work, talks to the crowd about his firsthand experience with addiction.
Peter Mohler, vice dean of research at the College of Medicine, leads a panel discussion revolving around community health and prevention.
Nicole Kwiek, professor of pharmacologyand co-director of Generation Rx, discusses Ohio State’s Generation Rx partnership.
Kenneth Hale, professor of pharmacology and co-director of GenerationRx, addresses the nation’s opioid epidemic.