Sports, Medicine, and the Opioid Crisis

July 21, 2018
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center
8 Yogi Berra Drive, Little Falls, NJ 07424

Join the Society for American Baseball Research North Jersey Chapter for a conversation about the opioids crisis with Dr. Robert L. Johnson, Dean of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. There will also be a presentation about the 1873 Elizabeth Resolutes, an announcement about a new SABR award for New Jersey baseball history, and opportunities to use the museum’s interactive technology called PITCH!


3:00 p.m.    Welcome
3:15 p.m.     Chair’s opening remarks
3:20 p.m.    Conversation with Dr. Johnson about opioids and sports, Q&A
3:50 p.m.    Break
4:00 p.m.    Presentation about Waverly Fairgrounds and the 19th Century Elizabeth Resolutes, Q&A
4:30 p.m.    PITCH! (interactive technology for baseball, all attendees welcome to participate)