March 31, 2020
As the U.S. population ages, Elisha Figueroa, LMSW, CPS, and Angie Jones, MSSW, of JBS International say prevention professionals will need to sharpen the focus of their messaging when working with older adults.
March 25, 2020
In lieu of an in-person event, the 2020 Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit will be presented online as a virtual experience during the conference’s originally scheduled dates, April 14-16.
March 10, 2020
Jodi Maiolo, MPH, CPH, and Shanen Wright will discuss a campaign to reduce stigma in Appalachia that they worked on and how some of their takeaways can be used to create more effective messaging in other communities.
March 04, 2020
Lisa McLaughlin, LLMSW, MSI, co-founder and co-CEO of Workit Health, explains how the company’s digital-first, harm-reduction approach is expanding access to care for diverse populations in Michigan and California.
February 12, 2020
CODAC Health Recovery & Wellness Inc. has established a service site with 24-hour access to support for patients with opioid use disorder.
February 05, 2020
John Temple, author of “American Pain,” will share findings from his book on a Florida pain clinic that recklessly prescribed opioids, as well as how some operators have now shifted into running treatment centers and sober living facilities.
Rx Summit Spotlight: Journalist Chronicles Opioid Crisis from Corporations to Communities in Bestseller
January 29, 2020
Journalist Beth Macy, who will speak on a panel at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit in April, discusses her findings while reporting for her New York Times bestselling book ‘Dopesick.’
January 27, 2020
A speaker at this spring's Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit discusses the latest national data on emerging drug threats, highlighting the need to focus on stimulant trends.
August 19, 2019
This video includes presentations by: James Carroll, Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy; John Tilley, Secretary, Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet; John Martin, Assistant Administrator, Diversion Control Division, Drug Enforcement Administration; Anne Hazlett, Senior Advisor…
July 05, 2019
Community Medical Services director of community programs Michael White, MCJ, and CEO Nick Stavros discuss their organization’s effort to open the nation’s first opioid treatment on demand (OTOD) clinic that provides access to treatment for clients without time constraints, and also facilitates…