The 2016 National Rx Drug Abuse Summit – held March 28-31, 2016, at The Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia – drew more than 1,900 participants representing 49 states, the District of Columbia, two U.S. Territories (Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands) and four countries in addition to the United States (two Canada Provinces, Kenya, Lebanon and Taiwan) to focus on ways we can all “Make an Impact” in the fight against Rx opioid and heroin abuse.
Conference programming featured thought-providing presentations by more than 200 experts and leading advocates in 10 Educational Track focus areas tailored to provide stakeholders timely and relevant information for their particular field: Advocacy, Clinical, Federal, Heroin, Law Enforcement, Pharmacy, Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs), Prevention, Third-Party Payer and Treatment.
2016 Keynote Presenters
Keynote presenters included: Barack Obama, President, United States of America;