“Students Make It Yours”
P2D2 Pharmaceutical / Opioid Summit

Featuring: Baylee Ritter international environmental motivational speaker and founding student director of P2D2.

Your school is cordially invited to select two student representatives to attend the Pontiac Township High School, Covanta Energy, Rali Rx IL, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant, Pontiac Police Department, and Illinois Sheriff’s Association Second Annual “Students Make It Yours Pharmaceutical / Opioid Summit” held at Pontiac Township High School in Pontiac, Illinois. This summit will be a one day series of workshops held by PTHS students for students of Illinois.  The goal is to engage and enable local youth to make an impact in their local community with regards to the unused medication and opioid epidemic.

Workshops to include:

  1. Testing for pharmaceuticals in your local water (educators are the PTHS earth science students).
  2. Connecting with government officials (educators are the PTHS civics students)
  3. Creating public service announcements (educators are the PTHS AP music theory and English students)
  4. Discussing safe passage, amnesty and opioids (educators are the Livingston Area Career Center law enforcement students)
  5. Making community connections with doctors, pharmacies and more (educators are the PTHS English and environmental earth students)

* Lunch provided by the PTHS Culinary Arts Students. 

Who: Any student that you feel can make a difference in your county to reduce the impact of unused medication / opioids.
What: “Students Make It Yours Pharmaceutical / Opioid Summit”
When: February 08 2019 from 8:30am-3:30pm
Where: Pontiac Township High School, 1100 E. Indiana Ave, Pontiac, IL, 61764
Why: Students are the future of this world and have the power to change it. Students attending this will have the chance to work with the PTHS students, Baylee Ritter, Rali Rx IL, the Illinois Sheriff’s Association, and our state government officials to make a difference in their community.

Day Schedule

9:00 – Opening Ceremony remarks (auditorium) – Pledge of Allegiance.

9:05 – Keynote Baylee Ritter

9:35 – Break

9:45 – Session 1

10:25 – Break

10:35 – Session 2

11:15 – Break

11:25 – Session 3

12:05 – Lunch (Provided by the Livingston Area Career Center Culinary Students) 

12:45 – Session 4

1:25 – Break

1:35 – Session 5

2:15 – Break

1:45 – Come together brainstorming guided by Prescription Drug Take Back Program. (PTHS auditorium)

2:05 – TBD (Inspirational remarksPTHS auditorium)

Return to community and change the world. 

Sessions 

  1. Testing for pharmaceuticals in your local water (educators are the PTHS earth science students).
  2. Connecting with government officials (educators are the PTHS civics students)
  3. Creating public service announcements (educators are the PTHS AP music theory and English students)
  4. Discussing safe passage, amnesty and opioids (educators are the Livingston Area Career Center law enforcement students)
  5. Making community connections with doctors, pharmacies and more (educators are the PTHS English and environmental earth students) 

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