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Important News & Announcements

NIH launches harm reduction research network to prevent overdose fatalities

Posted 12/16/2022

December 16, 2022

To address the overdose crisis in the United States, the National Institutes of Health has established a research network that will test harm reduction strategies in different community settings to inform efforts to help save lives. The harm reduction...
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ONDCP Launches New Dashboard to Track Nonfatal Opioid Overdoses

Posted 12/16/2022

The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) piloted a national data dashboard, called the Read More

Emergent BioSolutions Announces U.S. FDA Acceptance and Priority Review of Supplemental New Drug Application for Over-the-Counter NARCANŽ (naloxone HCl) Nasal Spray

Posted 12/16/2022

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (NYSE:EBS) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for NARCAN? (naloxone HCI) Nasal Spray, as an over-the-count...
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DEA Serves Order to Show Cause on Truepill Pharmacy for its Involvement in the Unlawful Dispensing of Prescription Stimulants

Posted 12/15/2022

December 15, 2022 - Today, DEA served an Order to Show Cause on Truepill, a retail pharmacy that is alleged to have wrongfully filled thousands of prescriptions for stimulants used in the treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Truepill was the pharmacy...
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NASCSA Hires Ralph Orr as Policy and Communications Director

Posted 11/27/2022

Responding to an ongoing need voiced by NASCSA?s membership the Executive Committee has hired Ralph Orr who will serve as Policy and Communications Director. Ralph is an honorary member of NASCSA and previously served as President among other positions on the Executive Committee. Ralph has...
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