ORC Summit Meeting 2022


The ORC held its first formal summit meeting on March 7-8 in Washington, D.C., where keynote speakers and panelists discussed trends, developments, and strategies in the nation’s effort to address this public health crisis. Rahul Gupta, MD, MPH, Director of National Drug Control Policy and Joshua Sharfstein, MD, Vice Dean for Public Health Practice and Community Engagement at John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health were featured speakers. Seventy-six (76) representatives from the regulatory boards that license physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses and dentists were in attendance.
Meeting Agenda


Speaker Presentations:


Libby Baney, J.D.
Risk Reduction and Accountability:
What’s Working Today and What Do We Need for the Future?




Kathy Chappell, PhD
Opioid Regulatory Collaborative Meeting Panel I:
Strategies to Advance Effective and Individualized Education




Danna E. Droz, JD
Risk Reduction and Accountability




Joshua M. Sharfstein, M.D.
More of the Solution




Melissa B. Weimer, DO
New Trends in Opioid Use Disorder Education & Treatment




Steve Singer, PhD
Implementing the Key Priorities: Envisioning the Future