26th National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA’s 12th Prevention Day

Nearly 2,700 Substance Abuse Prevention Specialists Made a ‘Monumental Impact’ at CADCA’s National Leadership Forum

Nearly 2,700 substance abuse prevention and treatment specialists from throughout the country convened at CADCA’s 26th Annual National Leadership Forum this week at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.

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Bertha K. Madras, PhD, Professor of Psychobiology, Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, presented the keynote address at CADCA’s National Leadership Plenary. Dr. Madras discussed the importance of using science to inform the public about marijuana's harm. "This is not a war on drugs. It's a defense of our brains,” said Madras.

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