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Managing Director, City of Philadelphia
Abernathy was appointed Managing Director of the City of Philadelphia by Mayor Jim Kenney in January 2019. Abernathy serves as the City’s Chief Operating Officer, managing the City’s major operating departments and their day-to-day functions. He presently oversees the Philadelphia Resilience Project, Mayor Jim Kenney’s response to the opioid crisis, and Chairs the Shared Public Spaces working group, which looks at homelessness and public behavior.
Project Director, Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Initiative, The Pew Charitable Trusts
Beth Connolly directs Pew's substance use prevention and treatment initiative. She leads research and technical assistance efforts across the federal government and states to promote evidence-based transformation of the treatment system, expand the substance use disorder workforce, optimize coverage and reimbursement for effective treatment, and improve the delivery and coordination of care for underserved populations.
President & CEO, Philadelphia Works, Inc.
Medical Director, CleanSlate Centers
Associate Professor of Public Health, Temple University
Vice President, Delta Products
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Health & Safety Policy:
The Chamber will take precautions to ensure the health & safety of our guests, abiding guidelines set by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) along with state and local laws. If you are ill, experiencing a fever, or have been in close contact with someone diagnosed with COVID within 14 days of the program/event, you may not attend in-person programs/events.
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