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.