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Pharmaceutical Training Seminars

April 24-25, 2017 & April 26-27, 2017 – Richmond, Virginia

Introduction

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Diversion Control Division, sponsored two Pharmaceutical Training Seminars, April 24-25, and April 26-27, 2017 at the Omni Richmond Hotel, in Richmond, Virginia. Attendees included approximately, 92 DEA registered manufacturers and importers/exports of Schedule 1 and II controlled substances, and the CMEA List 1 chemicals. The purpose of these pharmaceutical training seminars is to assist non-managerial DEA compliance personnel of the DEA registered manufacturing, importing, and exporting companies on the CSA, quotas, year-end reporting, ARCOS reporting, import/export permits and declarations, scheduled investigations, the Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act (CMEA) and the Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS). The seminars also included content regarding the registration process for manufacturers and importers of Schedule I and II controlled substances, and the CMEA List 1 chemicals. These conferences are one of the mechanisms used by the Diversion Control Division to foster communication and cooperation with its registrants in complying with the Controlled Substances Act and its implementing regulations, as well as their vigilance in identifying and preventing diversion.

Conference Presentations

Welcome Remarks and Introduction to the Seminars – Ruth Carter, Diversion Program Manager, Washington Division Office

International Treaty Compliance – Minh Dang, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ and Mark Cunningham, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ

Registration of Manufacturers and Importers (Section 303 Investigations) – Scott Doubet, Unit Chief, Regulatory Unit, DEA HQ

Import/Export – Lisa Edelen, Program Analyst, Import Export Unit, DEA HQ

Quotas – Minh Dang, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ and Mark Cunningham, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ

Research vs. Manufacturer – Minh Dang, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ and Mark Cunningham, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ

Quota Applications (online submissions) – Minh Dang, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ and Mark Cunningham, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ

Inventories, Records and Reports and Drug Theft Loss – Scott Doubet, Unit Chief, Regulatory Unit, DEA HQ

Diversion Investigator – Robert Otero, Charleston, West Virginia Resident Office

Year End Report (online submission) – Minh Dang, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ and Mark Cunningham, Drug Science Specialist, Quota & UN Reporting Unit, DEA HQ

Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS) – Christopher Jewell, Information Technology Specialist, Diversion Technology Section, DEA HQ

Automated Reports & Consolidated Order System (ARCOS) Reporting (Online submission) – Sam Weisman, Data Systems Analyst, ARCOS Unit, DEA HQ

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