Source: CEPOP

This monthly call featured discussion of policy topics including the CDC Guidelines, CARA, and the FY 2017 Appropriations.

The CEPOP All-Participants Monthly Teleconference took place Monday March 21st, from 3 – 4 p.m. ET.

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


I. Policy

A. Focus Topic: CDC Guidelines
Debra Houry, MD, MPH, Director, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

B. Advocacy items


ii. FY17 Appropriations

iii. MO PDMP

iv. TREAT Act

I. Working Groups

A. Take Back and Anti-Diversion

B. Safe Use and Prevention

III. Organizational

A. New Participants: AACP

B. Events

i. National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit (Atlanta, March 28)

i1. CEPOP reception (6-7:30PM, March 29)

iii. Tennessee Opioid Forum (April 5)

C. Participant News

Next Call: Monday, April 25, 2016, 3:00pm – 4:00pm