The National Governor’s Association held their summer meeting in West Virginia over the weekend. Honorable Mary Bono spoke before the group about the opioid abuse epidemic and invited them to join forces with CEPOP. The weekend-long meeting drew to a close with good news: HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell announced that her agency would devote an additional $100 million to treatment efforts.
‘CEPOP Salutes’ Award
We are now accepting nominations. Please nominate yourself, your employer, your colleagues, or any individual or group who is working to confront and stop the opioid and prescription drug abuse epidemic.