The Neurologic Basis of Opioid Dependence

October 11, Thursday, 7 p.m.

In connection with the exhibit If she has a pulse, she has a chance, Dr. Maria Gallo discusses the effects of drug addiction on the brain and central nervous system.

Dr. Maria Gallo is a staff physician at UMass Amherst Health Services, specializing in women’s health, addiction care, domestic violence prevention, health education, and physical therapy.

This event is sponsored by the Brattleboro Retreat and supported in part by the Vermont Arts Council and National Endowment for the Arts.

ADMISSION: Free