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April 30, 2019
Changes to medical marijuana laws, use of PDMPs state-by-state, and access to naloxone were among the legal topics covered during a breakout session Thursday at the Rx Summit.
April 26, 2019
The final plenary session at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit served as a reminder that any location where persons with opioid use disorders can be found can offer effective evidence-based care.
April 25, 2019
Efforts to overcome barriers to working with tribal nations in New Mexico and a program to prevent overdoses among inmates recently released in Philadelphia were among the topics covered during breakout sessions on Wednesday at the Rx Summit.
April 24, 2019
Stigma doesn't immediately disappear when innovative efforts to engage individuals with opioid use disorders are launched, say presenters at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit.
April 24, 2019
James Carroll's talk at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit touted the benefits of both large and small investments in the anti-drug fight.
April 24, 2019
Andrew Kolodny, MD, told an Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit audience that it is time to close the cash pipeline that helped feed the opioid epidemic.
April 24, 2019
Ed Thompson, president of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Research Services, explained to attendees at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit why he wants the FDA to start requiring substantial scientific evidence of efficacy for the intended use of new drugs.
April 24, 2019
From interagency collaborations to opioid use disorder treatment through telemedicine, communications prove key in projects discussed at Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit.
April 24, 2019
The federally supported Healing Communities Study could dramatically reshape the effort to address the harms caused by the opioid crisis, attendees of the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit heard on Tuesday.
April 22, 2019
A panel addressing quality of care at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit generally agreed that the treatment community can't wait for research to catch up to the effects of the opioid epidemic.
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