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Presented By: UM Addiction Center

We Can Be Heroes Film Screening Event

Ann Arbor Event to Throw a Punch at Addiction Stigma

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We Can Be Heroes Event
On February 22, 2022, the U-M Addiction Center, Washtenaw Families Against Narcotics, and Under the Hood Productions invite you to bring a one-of-a-kind free event to the Michigan Theater on the evening of February 22, 2022, starting at 5:30 p.m. This event will include a:

• Documentary film screening of We Can Be Heroes, from acclaimed director Mike Ramsdell, Under the Hood Productions.The film follows Taylor “Machine Gun” Duerr as he fights his way to a national boxing title inside the ring, while fighting the demons of addiction out of the ring;

• Panel discussion on addiction stigma moderated by the Director of the U-M Addiction Center, Dr. Frederic C. Blow. Panelists include Taylor Duerr, Mike Ramsdell, treatment professionals, and community and national leaders;

• Curated art show featuring local and regional artists who have been affected by substance use disorders, reflecting their experience and their hope; and

• Free print copy of I’m Still a Person: The Stigma of Substance Use & Power of Respect, a workbook designed to help people take thoughtful action to address the stigma of addiction within themselves, their families, and their communities.

Learn more and get your free tickets!
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We Can Be Heroes Event

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