Harford County held its annual Drug Prevention, Intervention & Treatment Symposium Thursday at Bel Air High School.
This year’s day-long symposium featured speakers and workshops for adults and teenagers. This was the first year programs specifically geared to 14-18 year olds were presented.
More than 300 people attended, organizers said.
Featured speakers included “Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” comedian Dion Flynn and Joe Rannazzisi, the retired DEA senior executive, who helped expose the pharmaceutical industry’s role in the opioid epidemic.
Harford County Executive Barry Glassman provided an overview of the crisis and response in Harford County, and Maj....