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November 15, 2017 2:30 pm

Hearing: VA Efforts to Prevent and Combat Opioid Over Medication

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

The Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, will hold a hearing titled "VA Efforts to Prevent and Combat Opioid Over Medication". Witnesses include:

  • The Honorable Michael L. Missal: Inspector General, US Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Laurence Meyer, M.D.: Chief Officer For Specialty Care, Veterans Health Administration
  • Friedhelm Sandbrink, M.D.: Acting National Program Director For Pain Management, US Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Mr. Marvin Simcakoski: Stevens Point, Wisconsin

More information is available via the Committee's website.