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22
Apr

SAMHSA 2014 National Rx Drug Abuse Summit

The National Rx Drug Abuse Summit is the largest national collaboration of professionals from local, state and federal agencies, business, academia, clinicians, treatment providers, counselors, educators, state and national leaders, and advocates impacted by Rx drug abuse. 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.

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17
May

NABP 110th Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting provides pharmacy board members and staff as well as other pharmacy stakeholders with an opportunity to take an active role in protecting the public health. The gathering also serves as the venue for boards of pharmacy to elect members of the NABP Executive Committee, to review and vote on NABP policies, and to guide the direction of the Association.

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20
May

FBI-LEEDA Two-Day Advanced Pharmaceutical Drug Diversion Training, Madison, WI

Two-Day advanced summit on Drug Diversion and how it impacts law enforcement. This will be an interactive summit with attendees actively encouraged to contribute their experiences and strategies in drug diversion, sharing both investigative barriers as well as success stories. The Summit will address a range of drug diversion issues to include: Prescription Drug Identification, Lawful Prescribing and Prevention of Diversion, Rx Patrol (robbery and burglary database), ‘Catch A Thief’ – Purdue’s Bottle Tracking Program; plus Investigative techniques at healthcare facilities and local case reviews.

Upcoming events:

June 17th, 2014: Beckley, WV
September 23rd, 2014: Burien, WA

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13
Jun

NIDA Building International Collaborative Research on Drug Abuse

The research symposium, poster session, and network-building activities focus on the range and quality of drug abuse research conducted around the world. Participants meet talented colleagues and learn about drug abuse research and policy issues in other countries as well as the NIDA-supported fellowships and other programs that can support international collaborations.

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14
Jun

College on Problems of Drug Dependence 76th Annual Meeting

CPDD is the oldest organization in the US concerned with drug dependence research.Originally founded in 1929 as part of the National Academy of Sciences, CPDD is now an independent, leading scientific society in the drug dependence field. In order to serve both researchers and policy makers, CPDD offers updates on recent research advances that have implications for public health agendas.

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17
Jun

FBI-LEEDA One Day Summit - Pharmaceutical Drug Diversion Training, Beckley, WV

The FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association and Purdue Pharma®, present a one day summit on Drug Diversion, and how it impacts law enforcement. This will be an interactive summit with attendees actively encouraged to contribute their experiences and strategies in drug diversion, sharing both investigative barriers as well as success stories. The Summit will address a range of drug diversion issues to include: Prescription Drug Identification, Lawful Prescribing and Prevention of Diversion, Rx Patrol (robbery and burglary database), ‘Catch A Thief’ – Purdue’s Bottle Tracking Program, and Counterfeit Prescription Drugs.

Upcoming events:

June 17th, 2014: Burien, WA

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23
Sep

FBI-LEEDA Two-Day Advanced Pharmaceutical Drug Diversion Training, Burien, WA

Two-Day advanced summit on Drug Diversion and how it impacts law enforcement. This will be an interactive summit with attendees actively encouraged to contribute their experiences and strategies in drug diversion, sharing both investigative barriers as well as success stories. The Summit will address a range of drug diversion issues to include: Prescription Drug Identification, Lawful Prescribing and Prevention of Diversion, Rx Patrol (robbery and burglary database), ‘Catch A Thief’ – Purdue’s Bottle Tracking Program; plus Investigative techniques at healthcare facilities and local case reviews.

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18
Oct

NCPA Annual Convention

The National Community Pharmacists Association, founded in 1898, represents America’s community pharmacists, including the owners of more than 23,000 pharmacies. The nation’s community pharmacies, pharmacy franchises, and regional chains dispense nearly half of the nation’s retail prescription medications.

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21
Oct

NASCSA 2014 Conference

The National Association of State Controlled Substances Authorities is a 501(C)(3) non-profit educational organization established in 1985. NASCSA’s primary purpose is to provide a continuing mechanism through which state and federal agencies, the pharmaceutical industry and other interested parties can work to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of state and national efforts to prevent and control drug diversion and abuse. In addition, NASCSA hosts its National Conference each October to bring together key thought leaders to further this purpose.

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18
Nov

NADDI 25th Anniversary Annual Conference

The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that facilitates cooperation between law enforcement, healthcare professionals, state regulatory agencies, pharmaceutical manufacturers in the investigation and prevention of prescription drug abuse and diversion. NADDI also sponsors and conducts specialized educational seminars and conferences.

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