Source: CEPOP

This monthly call featured discussion of policy topics related to the fiscal year 2018 federal budget, primary prevention, safe use, CEPOP events, and related items.

The CEPOP All-Participants Monthly Teleconference took place Monday, March 27th, from 2 – 4 p.m. ET.

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


I. Welcome

II. Policy Topics

A. Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Priorities

i. President Trump’s Proposed Budget Blueprint

ii. CARA and 21st Century Cures Implementation

B. Primary Prevention

i. Youth Education

ii. Senator Shaheen Legislation: Student and Student Athlete Opioid Misuse Prevention Act

C. Safe Use: Access and Coverage

i. Medication Assisted Treatment

ii. Abuse-Deterrent Formulations and Non-Opioid Alternatives


A. CEPOP-BD Acute Care Opioid Safety and Diversion Prevention Roundtable

B. National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit

  1. ONDCP

ii. Missouri PDMP

iii. Sharing Intel

IV. Other Items

A. National Safety Council Substance Use Cost Calculator for Employers

B. HBO Documentary on the Opioid Epidemic – Tracy Sefl

C. Participant News & Updates

D. Next Meeting: Monday April 24, 2017 at 3:00pm