The national discussion needs to change - individuals with substance use disorders and mental health disorders are our patients who need compassionate treatment.


Overdose Surveillance

Effectively implementing optimal policies, prevention strategies, and interventions, will require coordination of stakeholders and accurate, timely, and actionable information on both fatal and nonfatal overdoses.



Educational opportunities for physicians and other medical professionals who seek to stay current and continuously improve the care they provide.


“I believe that the best way to address the opioid crisis is to work towards achieving better health through better partnerships.”

— Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH Vice Admiral, U.S. Public Health Service U.S. Surgeon General

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to reverse the nation’s opioid epidemic.