Dr. Madras is a professor of Psychobiology at Harvard Medical School, based at McLean Hospital and cross-appointed at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Her research focuses on neurobiology, imaging, and medications development for neuropsychiatric disorders. In public policy, she was Deputy Director for Demand Reduction in the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, a presidential appointment confirmed unanimously by the US Senate.

Dr. Madras recently served as a panelist at the Vatican Pontifical Academy of Sciences in 2017, appointed as one of six members of the President’s Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis.

Also, hear experts from law enforcement, treatment, prevention, medical, and business discuss the current trends in substance abuse. Learn strategies on how we can unite to develop community-based solutions.


  • Occurred Monday, September 24th, 2018 — all day


Black Canyon Conference Center

9440 N. 25th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021


Southwest Behavioral & Health Services