At A Glance

Below is the TENTATIVE schedule for the 2016 National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit. Please return often for the latest updates and links to program details. (Updated 3-25-16)
 

Monday, March 28, 2016

9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration Open
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pre-Summit Workshops
• A CDC Training: Using Digital and Social Media to Influence the #RxProblem
• Empower Veterans Program: Innovative Functional Rehabilitation for Chronic Pain
• Medication-Assisted Treatment
• Investigating and Prosecuting Pill Mills
5:15 p.m – 6:00 p.m. Welcome Keynote & Panel Discussion
Dean Osborne, Director, Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music, Hazard (KY) Community and Technical College
Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture
Honorable Joseph “Joe” Manchin, United States Senator, State of West Virginia
Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor, State of West Virginia
6:00 p.m – 7:30 p.m. Opening Reception on the Expo Hall Floor
Presented by WestCare Foundation

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast on the Expo Hall Floor
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Vision Sessions
• American Medical Association Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse
• Brain Science Update: Non-Invasive, Non-Pharma Treatment for Chronic Pain and Opiate Drug Abuse
• Preventing Opioid Use and Abuse in High-Risk Patients
• Drug Treatment Courts: How America’s Most Trusted Alternative to Incarceration is Providing Hope in the Midst of the Rx Drug Abuse and Opiate Epidemic
• NARxCHECK – The Next Generation of Controlled Substance Prescription History Reports for the Healthcare Professional
• Rescuing the Opiate Overdose: From Receptors to Relatives to Regulations
• Using Social Media to Address Rx Drug Abuse in the Appalachian Region
• Genetics-Based Solution to Substance Abuse Treatment
• Monitoring PDMP Effectiveness Now and in the Future
• Addiction Is A Disease, Not A Choice, And Should Be Treated As Such
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Opening General Session
Dean Osborne, Director, Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music, Hazard (KY) Community and Technical College
Honorable Harold “Hal” Rogers, United States Representative, R-Kentucky 5th District, Chair, Committee on Appropriations
Michael P. Botticelli, Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
Francis S. Collins, MD, PhD, Director, National Institutes of Health
Kana Enomoto, Acting Administrator, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC, Commissioner, United States Food and Drug Administration
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Expo Hall Open
11:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch on the Expo Hall Floor
11:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: Insights from the Field on State Policy, Insurer and Health System Levers to Curb Rx Drug Overdose
Clinical Track: Development of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Chronic Pain in Primary Care
Federal Track: Rx Drug Use and Misuse: Prevention and Treatment Programs at the State/Community Level
Heroin Track: Origins of the Heroin Crisis
Law Enforcement Track: Using Advanced Analytics to Identify Drug-Seeking Behavior, Identity Fraud and Hospital-Based Drug Diversion
Vision Session: Struggle to Strength: Financial Capability on the Road to Recovery
Noon – 2:00 p.m. Security screening
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Afternoon Keynote General Session
Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, MD, MBA, United States Surgeon General
2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Panel Discussion with President Obama
Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: State Responses to Rx Drug and Heroin Abuse
Clinical Track: What to Do After an Overdose Reversal: Engaging Patients in Addiction Treatment
Federal Track: The Emerging Illicit Fentanyl Overdose Epidemic: Perspectives from the National and State Levels
Heroin Track: Preventing Heroin Initiation and Deaths
Law Enforcement Track: State and Federal Responses by Law Enforcement Officials
PDMP Track: PDMPs as Prevention Tools
Pharmacy Track: Drug Enforcement Administration Regulations Update and Proper Disposal
Prevention Track: Preventing Hepatitis C and HIV Outbreaks
Third-Party Payer Track: Ensuring Access to Quality Treatment
Treatment Track: The Five-Year Recovery Standard for the Evaluation of Treatment
5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: Physicians Engaged in Prevention
Clinical Track: Preventing Rx Opioid Abuse: The Role of Dentists
Federal Track: Curbing Prescription Drug Abuse with Patient Review and Restriction Programs
Heroin Track: Community Responses to Heroin: North Carolina and Northern Kentucky
Law Enforcement Track: Investigating and Prosecuting Homicide by a Prescribing Doctor
PDMP Track: New Developments in PDMPs: California, Colorado and Minnesota
Pharmacy Track: Technologies to Reduce Diversion, Fraud and Abuse: Electronic Prescribing and Drug Deactivation
Prevention Track: Multi-Media Prevention
Third-Party Payer Track: Workers’ Compensation: Dangerous Prescribing Practices and At-Risk Patients
Treatment Track: Best Practices in Treating Opioid Addiction in the Criminal Justice Population
7:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
PDMP Track: Risk Behaviors, Morbidity and Mortality
Pharmacy Track: Drugs to Watch: Tramadol, Hydrocodone and Naloxone
Prevention Track: Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
Third-Party Payer Track: Advances in Treating Chronic Pain and Addiction
Treatment Track: Closing Treatment Gaps in the Healthcare and Criminal Justice Systems

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast on the Expo Hall Floor
8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Morning General Session with Q&A
Dean Osborne, Director, Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music, Hazard (KY) Community and Technical College
• Host Eli Capilouto, ScD, President, University of Kentucky
Nora D. Volkow, MD, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse
Tom Frieden, MD, MPH, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Congressional Leaders Forum
Honorable Edward J. Markey, JD, United States Senator, D-Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Honorable Earl L. “Buddy” Carter, United States Representative, R-Georgia, 1st District, Member, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Honorable Paul A. Gosar, DDS, United States Representative, R-Arizona, 4th District, Member, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Honorable Frank C. Guinta, United states Representative, R-New Hampshire, 1st District, Member, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Honorable Evan Jenkins, United States Representative, R-West Virginia, 3rd District, Member, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Honorable William R. “Bill” Keating, United States Representative, D-Massachusetts, 9th District, Member, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
Honorable Harold “Hal” Rogers, United States Representative, R-Kentucky, 5th District, Chair, Committee on Appropriations, and Founding Co-Chair, Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Expo Hall Open
11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 12:30 pm – 1:45 p.m. Lunch on the Expo Hall Floor (depending on your Breakout Session schedule)
11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
PDMP Track: When Prescribers Use PDMP Data
Pharmacy Track: To Fill or Not to Fill, That Is the Question
Prevention Track: Youth Prevention Programs
Third-Party Payer Track: Panel Discussion: Using Workers’ Compensation Formularies to Reduce Rx Opioids
Treatment Track: Treatment and Long-Term Outcomes of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: The Naked Truth about Medical Marijuana
Clinical Track: Co-Prescribing Opioids and Benzodiazepines: Risks and Recommendations
Federal Track: National HIDTA Program
Heroin Track: From Rx Opioids to Heroin
Law Enforcement Track: Drug-Related Deaths: Investigation, Prosecution and Review Strategies
2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: Advocating for Change
Clinical Track: Chronic Pain and Alternative Therapies
Federal Track: Vision Session: The Importance of Collaboration between State Leaders and the Medical Community to Reduce Opioid Abuse
Heroin Track: HIDTA Heroin Response Strategy
Law Enforcement Track: Children Impacted by Drug Abuse and Violence
PDMP Track: New Developments in PDMPs: South Carolina, Wisconsin and Florida
Pharmacy Track: Looking Beyond Red Flags
Prevention Track: Youth, Performance-Enhancing Drugs and ADHD Medication
Third-Party Payer Track: Turning Off the Faucet from Above: Health Plan Involvement in Safe Prescribing
Treatment Track: Recovery-Ready Ecosystems
3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Breakout Summit Track Sessions
Advocacy Track: Activating Your Community
Clinical Track: Universal Maternal Drug Testing and Early Identification of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
Federal Track: DEA 360 Strategy: Working Together to Break the Cycle of Drug Trafficking, Drug Violence and Drug Abuse
Heroin Track: Community Responses to Heroin: Huntington, WV, and Camden County, NJ
Law Enforcement Track: Drug Court Models
PDMP Track: Linking and Mapping PDMP Data
Pharmacy Track: Pharmacy Burglary, Robbery and Diversion
Prevention Track: Workplace Issues and Strategies
Third-Party Payer Track: Managing Morphine Equivalent Dose and Red-Flagging Red Flags
Treatment Track: Buprenorphine: Knocking Out Pill Mills and Minimizing Diversion
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Evening Keynote General Session
Dean Osborne, Director, Kentucky School of Bluegrass and Traditional Music, Hazard (KY) Community and Technical College
Chuck Rosenberg, MPP, JD, Acting Administrator, United States Drug Enforcement Administration
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Summit Reception on the Expo Hall Floor

Thursday, March 31, 2016

7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast on the Expo Hall Floor
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Thought-Leader Roundtables
• Abuse-Deterrent Opioids: Is Legislation Necessary?
• Engaging Healthcare Providers for Lifelong Learning about Heroin and Rx Drug Abuse
• Prevention and the Transition to Heroin: Engaging the Prevention Community
• Abuse of Rx Drugs on College Campuses
9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 3rd Annual SAM Education Summit
NOTE: This event requires a separate registration.
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Thought-Leader Roundtables
• Beyond the ‘Thin Blue Line’
• Impacting Youth: Recovery High Schools
• Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to Second-Chance Opportunities
• What Makes For Effective PDMP Programs?
11:45 a.m. Summit Concludes