Addiction Medicine: The Urgent Need for Trained Physicians

 

U.S. Representative Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05),Co-Chair, Congressional Prescription Drug Abuse Caucus

U.S. Representative Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05), Co-Chair, Congressional Prescription Drug Abuse Caucus

 

Check Out the Proceedings of the 9/26/17 Congressional Briefing

Addiction Medicine: The Urgent Need for Trained Physicians

 The Addiction Medicine Foundation hosted a Congressional Briefing September 26, 2017 to inform lawmakers and staff about the newly recognized medical field of Addiction Medicine which will add qualified, credentialed expert physicians to the interdisciplinary workforce addressing America’s unhealthy and deadly substance use problem.

 

Co-hosts for the Briefing were The Congressional Prescription Drug Abuse Caucus, The Congressional Addiction Treatment and Recovery Caucus, and the Congressional Bipartisan Heroin Task Force.

 

To view the list of speakers, (click here)

*To view the full video of the Briefing, (click here)

*To view the slides presented, (click here)

*To view other supporting documentation (click here)

*To view event photos (click here)

 

If you have any comments, questions or suggestions regarding this Briefing or its content, please send them to us at email@addictionmedicinefoundation.org