December 14, 2016

Would you like to know more about the history of AATOD?

One great source is this extensive interview done by William L. White, Emeritus Senior Research Consultant at Chestnut Health Systems: “Elevating the Quality of Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Addiction: An Interview with Mark Parrino, M.P.A.” We hope this interview will add more perspective to AATOD’s timeline.

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December 08, 2016

Recording for Part 5 of the Medicaid Webinar Series!

The Increasing Medicaid Utilization for OTPs: #5
September 12th, 2017
12:30pm – 2:00pm EST
The recording and presentations will be available this week…

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October 19, 2016

Whitepapers Release

We would like to inform our associates throughout the United States and other countries about three “Whitepapers” that AATOD organized for the Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration/ Department of Health and Human Services.  They are comprehensive and forward thinking models of how OTP’s can better engage other parties in ensuring that […]

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October 13, 2016

AATOD President will be honored with the Dr. Beny Primm Humanitarian Award

Mark your calendars!

START will host its third Annual Reception at the Midtown Loft & Terrace in Manhattan, on Thursday, October 20th.

Hosted by On-Air Radio Personality, Liz Black, this year’s event will honor Mark Parrino, President of the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence […]

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September 16, 2015


Missed the 2015 AATOD Conference in Atlanta? Or, attended but would like to relive your conference experience? No need to worry because we have captured the highlights for you in this video. Enjoy!

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September 15, 2015

OTP Extranet Webinar Series

We produced a successful no cost webinar series which provided updated electronic manuals in support of the four different SAMHSA Extranet accounts which was funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. The primary purpose of these webinars was to encourage Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) throughout the United States to […]

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September 11, 2015

Governor Shumlin’s Powerful Speech When Receiving AATOD’s Friend of the Field Award

Please click HERE to view the video clip of Governor Shumlin’s powerful speech when receiving AATOD’s Friend of the Field Award at the Atlanta Conference.

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April 24, 2015

2016 AATOD Conference photos are now available.

Saving Lives: Access to Improved Health & Recovery

 For those who were in attendance, we hope these photos will  provide some lasting memories, and for those who could not get to Baltimore, they will serve as a prelude to what can be expected in anticipation of our next conference, […]

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April 28, 2014

Letter to the field regarding MAT for Opioid Addiction in the Criminal Justice System

Mark Parrino’s (AATOD’s President) letter to the field regarding MAT for Opioid Addiction in the Criminal Justice System has just been posted to the policy section of the AATOD website.  Please click HERE to view. The letter includes many useful links to the following resources:

Letter […]

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April 22, 2014

AATOD’s Special Offer – Expiration May 15, 2014

AATOD is pleased to offer its members (through state chapters and individual membership) an opportunity to subscribe to Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Weekly at a 60% discount off the regular individual rate. Offering significant news and analysis of federal and state public policy developments, private sector business developments, and […]

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