2019 Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit

Content From: HIV.govPublished: April 19, 20191 min read


Photo of a speaker and audience from the 2018 Summit

Next week, from April 22–25, 2019, the annual Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin SummitExit Disclaimer takes place in Atlanta. It gathers stakeholders to discuss what’s working in drug abuse prevention and treatment. Visit the Summit websiteExit Disclaimer to learn more and follow what’s happening on social media at #RxSummit2019.

You can also follow senior federal officials who will be joining their state and local colleagues to speak at the Summit, including the Directors of CDC, NIH, and the National Institute on Drug Abuse, and the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use.

You can also visit the following HIV.gov pages to learn more about how substance use affects your risk for acquiring HIV and how it can negatively affect your health if you are living with HIV: