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DHSS Press Release

Rita Landgraf, Secretary
Jill Fredel, Director of Communications
302-255-9047, Pager 302-357-7498

Date: April 11, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY: Prescription Drug Action Committee

WHO: Delaware's Division of Public Health
WHAT: Meeting of the Prescription Drug Action Committee. This committee is a public-private partnership with the following objectives:
  • Summarize and identify current knowledge on, and efforts to, curtail prescription medication abuse;
  • Identify best practices and recommend educational, enforcement, public health, and policy strategies to monitor and curtail any such abuse; and
  • Recommend measures to assure the availability of state of the art resources for pain management and treatment of individuals with a drug addiction.
WHEN: April 15, 2013 at 3:30 p.m.
WHERE: Medical Society of Delaware Iron Hill Corporate Center
900 Prides Crossing
Newark, DE 19713

Delaware Health and Social Services is committed to improving the quality of the lives of Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.