Louisiana Commission on Preventing Opioid Abuse

Purpose:

To study and make recommendations regarding both short-term and long-term measures that can be taken to tackle prescription opioid and heroin abuse and addiction in Louisiana, by using the best practices and evidence-based strategies for its prevention, treatment, and enforcement.

Legal Authority:

HCR 113 2016 Regular Session

Meetings are held at
Louisiana Department of Health Headquarters
628 N. 4th Street Room 118, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Next Meeting:
Thursday, January 19th, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.

Co-Chairs:

  • Malcolm Broussard, Louisiana Board of Pharmacy
  • Eric Torres, Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners

Previous Meetings

Contact Person:

Leslie Deville McDaniel – Office of Behavioral Health
P.O. Box 4049
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4049
Phone Number:  (225)342-8916
Board Email: leslie.devillemcdaniel@la.gov

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