Source: CEPOP

This meeting featured discussion of prescription drug employer toolkits, improving public access to opioid reversal medications, and remaining FY2019 budget priorities.

The CEPOP All-Participants Monthly Teleconference took place Monday, December 18 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET.

Below is the agenda of the items covered and a downloadable copy of the agenda document.


I. Welcome

II. Focus Topics

A. Prescription Drug Employer Toolkits – Addressing Rx Drug Abuse Within Organizations
Rachael Cooper, Senior Program Manager, Opioid Use Harm Prevention, National Safety

B. Initiative to Improve Public Access to Opioid Reversal Medications
Kelly Kennai Grunnig, Senior Director, Communications and Advocacy Engagement,
Government Relations and Policy, YMCA of the USA

III. Advocacy and Policy Priorities

A. Steering Committee Vision Session (November)

i. Focus on Prevention

  1. Both Prescription and Illicit Opioids

ii. January Planning Session

B. Lame Duck Planning Session

i. Remaining FY 2019 Budget Priorities

IV. Working Groups

A. Takeback and Anti-Diversion

B. Safe Use and Prevention

V. Organizational Updates: Sharing Intel, Participant News and Updates

A. Timeline for Upcoming Meetings

B. Rumors, Seen and Heard

C. Participant News or Reports

Next In-Person CEPOP All-Participants 2019 Planning Session: January 2019

Download the agenda.