Meeting

Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse: Meeting 2 and Workshop 1


When: September 22, 2016 (8:30 AM Eastern)

Topics Biomedical and Health Research, Public Health, Substance Use and Mental Health
Activity: Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

The Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse held a public workshop on September 22, 2016. The workshop featured presentations on and discussion of the state of the evidence on pain research, care, and education; trends in consequences of prescription opioids; and interventions to reduce opioid-related harms.  The workshop agenda, speaker presentations, and video are available on the right hand side of this page.

The committee held a second workshop, focused on actions that can be taken by FDA and others to address the opioid epidemic, on November 4, 2016 in Washington, DC. 


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