MOUD in Jail and Prison Settings

This webinar was held on Nov. 28, 2023. Click here to watch a recording of the webinar.

This webinar features Aaron Ferguson, BSW, presenting strategies for speaking to criminal justice audiences about medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD) in jail and prison settings and supporting their successful implementation. The webinar covers topics such as crafting messaging around MOUD and presenting compelling stories of success; presenting evidence on the effectiveness of MOUD; and discussing the availability and viability of MOUD treatments in jail and prison settings. This presentation gives a blueprint for having these conversations and compelling talking points as well as information on tailoring presentations to the setting and audience.

Aaron Ferguson currently serves on the leadership team of the Urban Survivors Union and is a Regional Outreach Manager with Community Medical Services, a national methadone provider.