Drug Official To Speak At U.Va.'S Curry School
28, 2000 -- Bob Weiner, the
chief of press relations for the Office of National Drug Control
Policy, will describe the national drug control strategy during
a talk Oct. 2 at the University of Virginia.
his talk, which will begin at 7 p.m. in Ruffner Hall Auditorium,
Weiner will discuss prevention, interdiction and treatment strategies
as they relate to the White Houses war on drugs.
of the Office of National Drug Control Policy center in large part
on substance abuse prevention education and on working with the
media, sports and entertainment industries to discourage the glamorization
of alcohol and drug use.
talk will take place during a Curry School of Education class on
"Substance Abuse in Society," but is also open to the public.
Jessica Tyree, (804) 924-7116