Advisory Board

Session programs and presentations for the National Rx Drug Abuse Summit are tailored to provide stakeholders timely and relevant information for their particular fields. Operation UNITE created a National Advisory Board to represent the multi-disciplinary interests in the Rx drug abuse issue and to guide development of conference offerings. Members of the Advisory Board are:

Barnes_Michael-smMichael C. Barnes
Executive Director, Center for Lawful Access and Abuse Deterrence (CLAAD)
Clark_Kelly-smDr. Kelly J. Clark
Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine Practitioner
Dreyzehner_John-smDr. John J. Dreyzehner
Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Health
DuPont_Robert-smDr. Robert DuPont
Founding President, Institute for Behavior and Health, Inc.
Eadie_John-smJohn L. Eadie
Director, Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) Center of Excellence, Brandeis University
Kelly_Karen-smKaren L. Kelly
District Director, Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-5th)
LaBelle_Regina-smRegina M. LaBelle
Chief of Staff, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
Landers_Michelle-smMichelle C. Landers
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Kentucky Employers’ Mutual Insurance (KEMI)
Laredo_Geoffrey-smGeoffrey Laredo
Senior Advisor to the Director, Office of Science Policy and Communications, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Loya_Tony-smTony Loya
Director, National Methamphetamine and Pharmaceuticals Initiative (NMPI)
Massey_J_Kevin Massey-smJ. Kevin Massey
Program Administrator, Delaware Division of Public Health
Parker_Chauncey-smChauncey Parker
Director, New York/New Jersey HIDTA (High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Area)
Perry_Karen-smKaren H. Perry
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Narcotics Overdose Prevention and Education (NOPE) Task Force
Saunders_Carla_updated-smCarla S. Saunders
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital
VanPelt_Peter-smPeter VanPelt
Associate Director for Corporate Alliances, American Pharmacists Association (APA)