DENVILLE, NJ – October 14, 2013 – Douglas S. Collier, MA., DEA Ret., Drug Initiative Coordinator & Law
Enforcement Liaison for the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General
– Division of Consumer Affairs Speaker, presented “BAD MEDICINE:
Deadly Chemistry” at Saint Clare’s Denville Campus during
Physician Grand Rounds on Tuesday, October 8, 2013. This is the first
of several presentations in collaboration with the DEA, NJ Division of
Consumer Affairs, and Community Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Morris
that will be offered in Morris County on prescription abuse/use. Also
speaking at the event was James Mielo, R.Ph., PMP Administrator, N.J.
Division of Consumer Affairs, who is responsible for registration for
the New Jersey Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.
The goal of the event is to help physicians identify practice improvement
by educating practitioners about the current prescription drug abuse problem
and diversion methods throughout the state; and foster an understanding
of the New Jersey Prescription Drug Monitoring Program as a best-practice tool.
Pictured (l-r) are: Barbara Kauffman, MA, CPS, Director of Prevention Services,
& CCSHM; James Mielo, R.Ph, Office of Attorney General, Division of
Community Affairs; Andrew Conroy, Division of Community Affairs; and Douglas
Collier, MA, Drug Initiative Coordinator.