Source: CEPOP

This meeting featured discussion of the local level of the opioid crisis (where the rubber meets the road), the progress against the opioid epidemic in Eastern Kentucky (addiction recovery care), review and approval of the proposed 2019 CEPOP Workplan and Agenda, and FY2020 Budget and Appropriations.

The CEPOP All-Participants Monthly Teleconference took place Monday, February 25 from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 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. The Local Level of the Opioid Crisis: Where the Rubber Meets the Road
Kevin Gallagher, Chief, Acushnet (MA) Fire and Rescue Department

B. Progress Against the Opioid Epidemic in Eastern Kentucky: Addiction Recovery Care
Tim Robinson, Chief Executive Officer, Addiction Recovery Care

C. Review and Approval of the Proposed 2019 CEPOP Workplan and Agenda

III. Advocacy and Policy Priorities

A. FY2020 Budget and Appropriations

IV. Working Groups (Proposed)

A. Prevention

B. Safe Disposal and Anti-Diversion

C. Safe Use

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

A. Seen and Heard

B. Participant News

Next CEPOP All-Participants Teleconference: Monday, March 25, 2019

Download the agenda.