APF Family Day 2018
 

2019 National Leadership Conference and Awards Dinner

Join us June 24-25  at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC, as we highlight innovative solutions to addressing addiction and connect those working on the ground with skills and new tools.

 

Register Now

 

The National Leadership Conference is the annual gathering for families and stakeholders convened by the Addiction Policy Forum. This event highlights innovative solutions to addressing addiction, connects those working on the ground with skills and new tools. 

The conference also features our annual Awards Dinner where our recipients of the Pillar of Excellence awards are recognized. Conference attendees also engage in Capitol Hill events to ensure substance use disorders are a top priority among our federal leaders. 

Be part of this event on addressing addiction by attending the 2019 National Leadership Conference.

 

Conference Speakers

James W. Carroll, Jr.

Director

Office of National Drug Control Policy


Sean Fearns

Chief, Community Outreach

Drug Enforcement Administration


Jessica Hulsey Nickel

Founder, CEO

Addiction Policy Forum


Robert DuPont, MD

President

Institute of Behavioral Health


Ellen Morehouse, LCSW, CASAC, CPP

Executive Director

Student Assistance Services

The Honorable John Blodgett

District Attorney

Essex County, Massachusetts


Arjun Venkatesh, MD, MBA, MHS

Director,Performance Improvement

Yale University


Secretary John Tilley

Justice and Public Safety Cabinet

State of Kentucky


Kerry Norton, RN

Program Director

Hope on Haven Hill


Lauren Phelps

Guidance Counselor

Breed Middle School, Lynn MA


Tara Kunkel

Senior Drug Policy Advisor

Department of Justice


Kimberly Lohman Clapp

Executive Vice President

Addiction Policy Forum


 

Agenda

Monday

7:30AM
Breakfast
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
8:30AM
National Leadership Plenary
Kimberly Lohman Clapp
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
8:35AM
Opening Remarks
Jessica Hulsey Nickel
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
8:45AM
Keynote
Director Jim Carroll, Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
9:15AM
DEA Threat Assessment
Sean Fearns
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
11:00AM
Prevention Innovations
Robert DuPont, MD
Ellen Morehouse
Jessica Hulsey Nickel
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
12:00PM
Lunch
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
1:30PM
Treatment Innovations
Kelly King, PhD
Arjun Venkatesh, MD, MBA, MHS
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
2:30PM
Innovations Helping Children and Pregnant or Postpartum Women
Mark O'Brien
Kerry Norton
Lauren Phelps
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
3:30PM
Criminal Justice Innovations
Secretary John Tilley
District Attorney John Blodgett
Tara Kunkel
Jay Ruais
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking
4:30PM
Adjourn

Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking talki

6:30PM
talking talking talking talking talking talking talking talking

Tuesday

7:30AM
Breakfast

Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking.

8:30AM
Advocacy Training

Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking.

12:00PM
Adjourn

Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking.

1:00PM
Capitol Hill Appointments & Leisure Activities

Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking. Talking talking talking.

 

Stay at the Omni Shoreham

Book online or call (800) 843-6664

Hotel reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  The reservation deadline for the discounted group rate ($289/pm for double room) is Friday, May 31. It is only available when booking directly online or over the phone if you mention Addiction Policy Forum. 

 

Check-in 3:00pm     |    Checkout 12:00pm

 

Getting to the hotel
The Omni Shoreham is just 1 block from the Woodley Park- Zoo Metro Station on the Red Line.
The hotel is 8 miles from Reagan National Airport and 28 miles from Dulles International Airport.

 

Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?

Join Addiction Policy Forum in a sponsorship! Email conference@addictionpolicy.org.

 
Become a Sponsor
 
Register Now