Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit

The Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is where solutions are formulated, stakeholders from Federal to family convene, and change begins. It is the annual gathering for stakeholders to discuss what’s working in prevention and treatment.

 

 
The eighth annual Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit will be held April 22-25, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency hotel in downtown Atlanta, GA.
 
The Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is the largest national collaboration of professionals and advocates who have been impacted by Rx opioid abuse/diversion and heroin use.

Attendees should include: Counselors, social workers, therapists, psychologists, and interventionists; physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists; advocates, families, and people in recovery; law enforcement personnel; public health and prevention officials; federal, state, and local officials, and lawmakers; education specialists and researchers; treatment center owners and operators; attorneys; first responders; and business leaders.

Through this type of collaboration, your work can be more impactful in bringing solutions to this issue that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared a public health crisis in 2012.
 
In 2018, the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit was was attended by more than 3,000 people representing 48 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and six other countries (Austria, three provinces of Canada, Great Britain, Mexico, Netherlands and Nigeria).

 
For more details about the 2019 Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit, visit the website: rx-summit.com.