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2010 International Symposium on Safe Medicine

(formerly known as the International Symposium on Pharmaceuticals in the Home and Environment)

October 10-12, 2010

Holiday Inn by the Bay Hotel and Convention Center

Portland, Maine

 

View the Conference Program (PDF format)

View the Conference Announcement (PDF format)

 

Electronic Conference Presentations and Materials

Todd Mandell, MD, Medical Director, Vermont ADAP, Burlington, VT Ilene Robeck, MD, Section Chief of Ambulatory Care Pain Clinic, James A. Haley VA Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Alan A. Wartenberg, MD, FACP, FASAM, CORPORATE MEDICAL CONSULTANT, DISCOVERY HOUSE PROGRAMS, TUFTS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, MEADOWS EDGE RECOVERY CENTER

Gayle Brazeau, PhD, Dean, College of Pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME

John Schloss, PhD, Chair and Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME

Shane T. Gallagher, MS, City of Portland, Public Health Division, HHS Department, Portland, ME

Marc B. Hahn, DO, Dean and Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of New England, Biddeford, ME

Rich Williams, PhD, East Lyme, CT

Sean J. Belouin, PharmD, Commander, United States Public Health Service, Division of Workplace Programs, Centers for Substance Abuse Prevention, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD

Janine D. Cook, PhD, DABCC, Division of Workplace Programs, Centers for Substance Abuse Prevention, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD

Todd Mandell, MD, Medical Director, Vermont ADAP, Burlington, VT

Regina M. LaBelle, Senior Policy Advisor to the Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy, Washington, DC

Anna Gilmore Hall, RN, CAE, Executive Director, Practice Greenhealth, Reston, VA

Charlotte A. Smith, RPh, MS, HEM, Director, PharmEcology Services, WM Healthcare Solutions, Inc., Wauwatosa, WI

Douglas Ross, Field Intelligence Officer, National Drug Intelligence Center U.S. Department of Justice, Johnstown, PA

Kathy Sykes, Senior Advisor, Aging Initiative, Office of Children’s Health Protection and Environmental Education, Child and Aging Health Protection Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC

Jennifer Crittenden, MSW, Research Associate, UMaine Center on Aging, Bangor, ME and Roy E. McKinney, Director, Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, Augusta, ME

Angelo M. Valente, Chief Executive Officer, American Medicine Chest Challenge, Millburn, NJ

Emil J. Dzuray, Manager, Sustainability Initiatives, U.S. Postal Service, Washington, DC

Cathy Gallagher, Associate Section Chief, Liaison and Policy Section, Office of Diversion Control, Drug Enforcement Administration, Springfield, VA

Kimberly Fox, Senior Policy Analyst, Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy, Muskie School of Public Service, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME

Kimberly Crichton, JD, Program Officer II, Maine Health Access Foundation, Augusta, ME

Kevin L. Wallace, MD, Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME

Karen L. Lachmayr, Manager of Educational Programs, Microbial Sciences Initiative, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Philip Yund, PhD, Director - Marine Science Center and Center for Land-Sea Interactions, University of New England, Biddeford, ME

Jack Underwood, RPh, Director of Pharmacy, Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick, ME

Melissa Fochesato, Substance Abuse Prevention Coordinator, Mid Coast Hospital & Communities Against Substance Abuse Coalition, Brunswick, ME

Susan Boehme, PhD, Coastal Sediment Specialist, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant -UIUC Extension, Liaison to the U.S. EPA Great Lakes, National Program Office, Chicago, IL

Terri Hallesy, BS Education, Education Specialist, Illinois Indiana Sea Grant Program, Urbana, IL

James R. Hunter, Rph, MPH, Senior Program Manager, Controlled Substance Staff, Food & Drug Administration Silver Spring, MD

Brandon Kernen, MS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University; BS Hydrology and Water New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, Concord, NH

Conrad Dhing, PhD, Associate Professor, Social and Administrative Sciences, Husson University, Bangor, ME

Staffan Castensson, PhD, Associate Professor, Medical Products Agency, Sweden and Anders Ekedahl, PhD, Assoc. Professor, Medicine Use, Medical Products Agency, Sweden

Anders Ekedahl, PhD, Assoc. Professor, Medicine Use, Medical Products Agency, Sweden

Noell Rowan, PhD, Assistant Professor, Director, BSW Program, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY and Lori M. Paris, MSW, Director, Long Term Care Services, Park View Psychiatric Services, Jefferson, IN

Fred Wells Brason II, Project Lazarus, Wilkes Healthy Carolinians Council, Northwest Community Care Network, Moravian Falls, NC

Mary C. Sullivan, Program Manager, Seniors Behavioral Health Coalition, Akeela Inc. , Anchorage, AK, Captain Keith Mallard, Alaska State Trooper, Anchorage, AK, and Ruth A. Carter, Acting Diversion Program Manager, Seattle Field Division, Drug Enforcement Administration

Dan Eccher, MPH, PMP Project Coordinator, Office of Substance Abuse, Augusta, ME

Carlos Aquino, Compliance Consultant & Founder, PharmaDiversion, LLC, Media, PA

Amanda Reiman, MSW, PhD, Director of Research, Berkeley Patients Group, Berkely, CA

 

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