7:30-8:20 am Registration and Breakfast
8:20-8:30 Welcome and Table-Setting
Peter D. Friedmann, MD, MPH
Staff Physician, Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Professor of Medicine and Health Services, Policy & Practice
Brown University
Panel I: Health Impacts
8:30-8:45 Introductory Remarks & Session Moderator
Peter D. Friedmann, MD, MPH
8:45-9:00 James P. Crowley, MD
Professor Emeritus, Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Past President, Rhode Island Medical Society
9:00-9:15 Jeanette M. Tetrault, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University | New Haven, CT
9:15-9:30 Jeffrey I. Hunt, MD
Professor of Psychiatry & Human Behavior
Alpert Medical School, Brown University
Moderated Question & Answer Session
Panel II: Social Justice and Public Safety Impacts
Introductory Remarks & Session Moderator
Bishop W. Nicholas Knisely
Bishop of Rhode Island Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island
Andrew Horwitz, JD
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education
Director, Criminal Defense Clinic
Roger Williams University School of Law
10:35-10:50 Edwin Gale, JD
Retired Rhode Island Superior Court Judge 
10:50-11:15 Moderated Question & Answer Session
Panel III: Taxation, Revenue, Regulatory and Social Costs 
11:15-11:30 Introductory Remarks & Session Moderator
Gene Valicenti
Journalist and News Anchor
NBC 10 Evening News, WPRO Newstalk 630 
11:30-11:45 RI State Senator Joshua Miller
Chairman, Senate Committee on Health & Human Services
11:45-12:00 John Simmons
Executive Director
Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council
12:00-12:20 Moderated Question & Answer Session
12:20-12:30 Closing Remarks