Subcommittee Field Hearing

Examining Heroin and Opiate Abuse in Southwestern Pennsylvania

Subcommittee on Health Care Date: Thursday, October 15, 2015 Time: 02:15 PM Location: Allegheny General Hospital, McGovern Auditorium, 320 E North Ave., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Member Statements

  1.  Patrick J. Toomey (R - PA)
  2.  Debbie Stabenow (D - MI)


Panel I

  1. Dr. Shari Ling
    Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    United States Department of Health and Human Services
    Baltimore , MD

Panel II

  1. Mr. Eugene A. Vittone, II
    District Attorney
    Washington County
    Washington , PA
  2. Dr. Neil A. Capretto
    Medical Director
    Gateway Rehabilitation Center
    Aliquippa , PA
  3. Dr. A. Jack Kabazie
    System Director, Division of Pain Medicine
    Allegheny Health Network
    Pittsburgh , PA
  4. Ms. Ashley Potts
    Team Leader, Crisis Stabilization and Diversion Unit
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services, Inc.
    Charleroi , PA

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