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January 2009

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SAMHSA Advisory

Date: 12/3/2008
Media Contact: SAMHSA Press Office
Telephone: 240-276-2130

SAMHSA Center for Substance Abuse Treatment Advisory Council to Meet

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) National Advisory Council will meet on December 11, 2008.  SAMHSA Acting Administrator, Eric B. Broderick, D.D.S., M.P.H. will address the council, along with CSAT Director H. Westley Clark, M.D., J.D., M.P.H. 

The agenda will include discussions on the recently enacted parity legislation and implementation issues, SAMHSA’s Grants Process Improvement, SAMHSA’s Household Survey, National Expenditures for Mental Health Services and Substance Abuse Treatment, and an overview and update on the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention’s initiatives.
WHEN: Thursday, December 11, 2008
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Sugarloaf and Seneca Conference Rooms
  1 Choke Cherry Road
  Rockville, MD 20857

SAMHSA is a public health agency within the Department of Health and Human Services. The agency is responsible for improving the accountability, capacity and effectiveness of the nation's substance abuse prevention, addictions treatment, and mental health services delivery system.

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