Advocacy

Substance Abuse and Misuse Policy Activities

Letters Position Statements and Letters

Sign-on Letter to Senate HELP Committee Regarding Opioid Crisis Resonse Act (April 2018)

TFAH comments to U.S. Preventative Services Task Force on Draft Research Plan for Drug Use in Adolescents and Adults, Including Pregnant Women: Screening (August 2016)

CEPOP letter urging passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act conference report (June 2016)

TFAH comments on proposed HHS rule regarding medication assisted treatment for opioid disorders (May 2016)

CEPOP Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations Support Letter (April 2016)

TFAH comments on proposed CDC Opioid Prescribing Guidelines (January 2016)

Fact Sheet: Addressing the Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic.

Fiscal Year 2015 Appropriations Support Letter.

From the 113th Congress:

 


Briefings Congressional Hearings and Briefings

On April 18th, 2018 TFAH joined with Well Being Trust to host a briefing on the report Pain in the Nation: The The Drug, Alcohol and Suicide Epidemics and the Need for a National Resilience Strategy. Available Presentations:

On April 3, 2014, TFAH joined with the American College of Preventive Medicine, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, and Safe States Alliance hosted a Congressional briefing examining state responses to the prescription drug epidemic.  Available presentations:

 

 

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