Published: Feb. 23, 2017

Narcan nasal spray

Attendees of the training will learn how to administer NARCAN® Nasal Spray | Photo courtesy of

Naloxone hydrochloride is a medication that can be administered to someone who may have overdosed from opioids. This life-saving medication is available in pharmacies across Colorado.

Join Wardenburg’s Health Promotion department, Boulder County Public Health and the Boulder County Healthy Futures Coalition (HFC) for a free naloxone training session on Monday, Feb. 27, at the University Memorial Center. 

Attendees will learn how to administer NARCAN Nasal Spray, the first and only FDA-approved nasal form of naloxone for the emergency treatment of a known or suspected opioid overdose.

If you go
Who: Open to the public
What: Free naloxone-administration training
When: Monday, Feb. 27, 4 p.m.
Where: University Memorial Center, Aspen Rooms

The session will also provide the opportunity to hear from a local prevention partner at iTHRIVE who has experienced being brought out of an overdose with naloxone.

This training is open to all CU students, staff and faculty as well as local community members. Registration is not required to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.