Join renowned author and speaker Dr. Gabor Maté for In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction. Maté, who for twelve years practiced medicine in Vancouver’s notorious Downtown Eastside – North America’s most concentrated area of drug use, will take a panoramic yet highly intimate look at the widespread and perplexing human ailment of addiction.
Admission is free.
Sponsored by UBC School of Social Work, Okanagan campus, and the Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use (CYMHSU) Collaborative. Accommodations sponsored by Four Points by Sheraton.