Source: CEPOP

This meeting featured discussion of combatting illegal online drug sellers, treatment and recovery fraud online, and FDA’s Online Opioid Summit, as well as the launch of the Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force.

The CEPOP All-Participants Monthly Teleconference took place Monday, June 4 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. Combatting Illegal Online Drug Sellers, Treatment and Recovery Fraud Online, and
FDA’s Online Opioid Summit
John Horton, President and CEO, LegitScript

III. Advocacy and Policy Priorities

A. Budget Strategy – Discussion of Draft Appropriations Request Letter

B. Updates on Congressional Activity

i. Select topics

  1. MAT in Medicare
  2. Safe Disposal

ii. House and Senate Timeline

iii. Next Steps and Related Advocacy

B. Launch of the Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force, May 30-31
(Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act, Section 101)

IV. Working Groups

A. Takeback and Anti-Diversion

i. Safe Disposal: GAO Takeback Report Follow-Up and Next Steps

B. Safe Use and Prevention

i. Safer Pain Management Access Roundtable – Non-Therapeutic Benefits (Potential for FDA Collaboration)

ii. Opioid Use Disorder Stigma Reduction

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

A. New Participants; Affiliated Monitors

B. Sharing Intel, Participant News and Updates

Next Quarterly CEPOP All-Participants Meeting: Monday, July 30, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST

Download the agenda.