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Expert outlines dangers of opioid use among student athletes

Tuesday, November 14, 2023
St. John’s University

The danger of opioid dependency among athletes was explored with St. John’s University students. Marcus Amos, a certified alcohol and drug abuse counselor, player development specialist, and assistant professor of sport management at Voorhees University in Denmark, SC, addressed, among other things, a wave of opioid-related deaths among young athletes.

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