Opioids: Conflicts & Controversies

June 13-14, 2019

Georgetown University Medical Center




PharmedOUT is a Georgetown University Medical Center project that advances evidence-based prescribing and educates health care professionals and students about pharmaceutical and medical device marketing practices. PharmedOUT provides educational slideshows, videos, events, and information about CME courses free of industry sponsorship.

HHS testimonyFINALbg.pdf

PharmedOut's Ben Goodwin testifies at the HHS Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force | May 9, 2019

PharmedOut's Petition in Support of the CDC Guideline

CDC Petition_FINAL.docx.pdf

The Opioid Addiction Epidemic

Andrew Kolodny MD, Co-Director of Opioid Policy Research, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University; Executive Director, Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing will speak about "How the Opioid Lobby Protected the Status Quo" at the PharmedOut 2019 Conference on Thursday, June 13, 2019.

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