NDEWS Presents is an ongoing series of webinars convened by the NDEWS Coordinating Center to explore emerging drugs and timely drug-related topics.

Upcoming webinars are listed below. As each webinar becomes open, links will be added for registration. To be alerted about upcoming webinars and to participate in the NDEWS Network community, join here.

SAVE THE DATES - Registration links to upcoming webinars will be posted when available.

  • February 27: "Chemical Slavery", presented by Robert L. DuPont, MD
    President of the Institute for Behavior and Health, Inc.
    Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Georgetown University School of Medicine
    First Director of the U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse (1973-1978)
    Second White House Drug Chief (1973-1977)

    For more details about the webinar, click here.


  • March 13 (tentative, rescheduled): 4th Annual DEA "Drug Threats in the United States: 2019 Update", presented by Jill Head, Supervisory Chemist, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Special Testing and Research Laboratory, DEA Emerging Trends Program [Registration not yet available]

  • March 25: Methamphetamine: Jim Hall, Jane Maxwell, Brian Dew, Lynn Brecht
  • April 16: Cocaine: Jim Hall, Marcella Sorg, Denise Paone


To be informed about upcoming webinars, and other topics of interest, join the NDEWS Network: network.ndews.org

Future webinars will offer in-depth reviews of newly detected drugs, timely drug issues or trends, and events in specific geographical areas. Webinars may also be convened to explore innovative research and resources for better understanding changes in drug use and drug use trends in the United States.

*Note to members of law enforcement working in secure facilities: If you have difficulty registering, your organization may be blocking the URL. Please check with your IT department for guidance in accessing the domain: ZOOM.US.

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