In this webinar, Pat Pizzo discusses the opioid crisis, current trends, what’s causing it, and how to address it. She explores historical trends, the crisis today, and how it came into being, sourcing data from various federal organizations and research communities. She discusses the different types of opioids, prescription vs non-prescription (street drugs), and the challenges they present in detection. Drugs discussed in detail include fentanyl, Propoxyphene (PPX), Buprenorphine, and what is currently trending on the street, such as carfentanil, kratom, and krocodil, among others. This webinar was recorded on June 21, 2018.
In the webinar, Pat covers the following:
Speaker: Pat Pizzo, Toxicologist and former member of the Federal Drug Testing Advisory Board (DTAB)
CE credit not available for this webinar.