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Meeting Agenda — Contributions of Social and Behavioral Research in Addressing the Opioid Crisis
Meeting Agenda, March 5-6, 2018
Welcome and Self -Introductions
William T. Riley, Ph.D., Director, Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research (NIH)
Introductory Remarks: The NIH Initiative to Help End the Opioid Crisis
Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director, National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Opening Remarks: The Opioid Crisis – Research-based Solutions
Nora D. Volkow, M.D., Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIH)
Patients and Families: The Perspective of Individuals and Families Impacted by the Opioid Crisis
Jessica Hulsey Nickel, President and CEO, Addiction Policy Forum
Discussion Panel 1: Sociocultural and Socioeconomic Underpinnings of the Opioid Crisis in the United States
Panelists: Angus Deaton, Ph.D., Anne Case, Ph.D., Michael Von Korff, Sc.D., Leo Beletsky, M.P.H, J.D., Michael Nader, Ph.D.
Discussion Panel 2: Behavioral and Social Factors Preventing Opioid Initiation and Mitigating the Transition from Acute to Chronic Opioid Use
Panelists: Richard Catalano, Ph.D., Jason Doctor, Ph.D., Jane Liebschutz, M.D., M.P.H., Raymond Dionne, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D. Theodoros Katsivas, M.D.
Discussion Panel 3: Incorporating Nonpharmacologic Approaches to the Treatment of Opioid Abuse and Chronic Pain Management
Panelists: Francis Keefe, Ph.D., Dennis Turk, Ph.D., Eric Garland, Ph.D., L.C.S.W., Steven Passik, Ph.D., Katherine Watkins, M.D., Daniel Cherkin, Ph.D.
Summary of Key Points from Day 1
Wendy B. Smith, MA, PhD, BCB, Associate Director, Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (NIH)
David Shurtleff, Ph.D., Acting Director, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NIH)
Eliseo Perez-Stable, M.D., Director, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIH)
Discussion Panel 4: Prevention, Treatment and Recovery: Challenges and Barriers to Implementation
Panelists: Hannah Cooper, Sc.D., Helena Hanson, M.D., Ph.D., Kelli Komro, M.P.H., Ph.D., Steven Leifman, J.D., John Gale, M.S.
Discussion Panel 5: Effective Models of Integrated Approaches
Panelists: Ryan McNeil, Ph.D., Brian Berman, M.D., R. Corey Waller, M.D., M.S., FACEP, DFASAM
Summary and Next Steps
William Riley, Wendy B. Smith
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