Sending Office: Foster, Bill
Sent By:
Yasmeen.Hussain@mail.house.gov

Dear Colleague:

The opioid epidemic has cost the U.S. more than a trillion dollars since 2001 and may exceed another $500 billion over the next three years.
Please join the Research & Development Caucus and the Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery Caucus for an important discussion about how industry is working to solve this problem in partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH). 

At this event, meet industry bioengineers who are breaking barriers in the fight against the opioid epidemic, employing pain management methods without pills.   

 

Fighting Pain without Drugs:

Industry Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

 

Friday, July 13

Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Rayburn 2044

Boxed lunches will be provided

 

Sponsored by the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

in cooperation with

the Research & Development Caucus

and the Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery Caucus

 

Please RSVP for the luncheon briefing by contacting Sarah Mandell at
smandell@aimbe.org

 

Speakers

Walt Baxter PhD – Medtronic

Tim Denison, PhD – Medtronic

 

Sincerely,

 

Bill Foster                                                       Barbara Comstock

Member of Congress                                       Member of Congress

 

 

Tim Ryan                                                        James Sensenbrenner, Jr.

Member of Congress                                       Member of Congress

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