SAMHSA Power Session

11:30 AM
12:45 PM
National Harbor 10-11


The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance misuse and mental illness on America's communities. During this session, leaders from SAMHSA will provide updates on agency initiatives, outcomes, data and future directions related to substance misuse prevention, treatment and mental health. Participants will havre the opportunity to interact with the speakers during the question and answer segment of this session. 


Dr. Miriam Delphin-Rittmon
Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use
Dr. Karran Phillips
Deputy Director
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
CAPT Jennifer Fan
Acting Director
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention
Dr. Anita Everett
Center for Mental Health Services
Dr. John Palmieri
Deputy Director
Behavioral Health Crisis Coordinating Office