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This seminar will focus on the forensic and medical-legal aspects of opioid use, abuse, prescribing, and addiction by presenting real cases encountered by medical toxicology experts.
QUICK TAKEAWAY: Psychiatrist Robert L. DuPont, MD, has been campaigning against opioid addiction for 50 years. In a new Q&A, he says that the opioid crisis, “the defining epidemic of the 21st Century,” needs a “new narrative.”
The NDEWS Coordinating Center is sad to learn our esteemed friend and colleague, Dr. M. Douglas (Doug) Anglin, recently passed away. He was instrumental in establishing the UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center together with Dr. William McGlothlin. A distinguished NIDA scientist, Dr. Anglin did foundational work in addiction research.
CDEWS News presents highlights from the findings of the Community Drug Early Warning System (CDEWS). This inaugural issue provides a brief overview of the project. Download Issue 1 here.