Monday February 20, 2017 at 8:30 AM EST
Wednesday February 22, 2017 at 12:00 PM EST

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TPepin's Hospitality Centre
4121 N. 50th Street
Tampa, FL 33610

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Amy Ronshausen
Drug Free America Foundation
727-828-0210 ext 107

Preferred Hotel Information

Hilton Garden Inn Tampa East Brandon located at 10309 Highland Manor Drive 33610. You can reserve your room online with our speical link here or you can call to reserve a room. Phone number is 813) 626-6700.  Tell them you are with the Drug Free America Foundation Rooming list to get the discounted rate of $145 a night. 

Room block for the $145 a night rate will be held until Jan. 20, 2017. After that date the rate increases to $199. 



 5th Annual Drug Prevention Summit
Tampa, FL  

Join us for two and a half days of drug education and prevention training provided by national experts and local leaders. Earn up to 17 CEUs and credits for prevention certification. Breakfast and lunch with be served on day one and two and breakfast will be served on day three. 

Register Now!Early registartion is $125 and registrations are nonrefundable after Feb. 1st and refunds before that date will be made minus any bank transaction fees incurred. 

Our Generous Sponsors 

We are excited about our amazing lineup of speakers! 

Prescription Drug Abuse and the Trending Toward Heroin
Lisa McElhaney , President  and Charlie Cichon, Executive Director, National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) 
Fentanyl Laced Heroin
Lt. Dan Zsido, retired Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office 
Hidden in Plain Sight 
Drug Free Collier 
Electronic Dance Music Trends & Effects
Officer Jermaine Galloway, “Tall Cop Says Stop” 
Human Trafficking: The Drug Trade Intersect
Dotti Groover-Skipper, Florida Anti-Trafficking Coordinator
for the Salvation Army
Current Drug Trends and Threats 
Steve Collins, Director, Central Florida HIDTA 
Marijuana Dispensaries: A look Inside and Regulations to Consider
Chuck Daugherty, ACT Missouri 
Marijuana Legalization: Impacts in Colorado
 Chelsey Clarke, Intelligence Analyst, Rocky Mountain HIDTA 
Marijuana: Impacts to the Brain
Bertha Madras, Ph.D., Professor, Harvard Medical School 
Fact and Fiction about CBD
Alice Meade, Vice President, U.S. Professional Relations,
GW Pharmaceuticals 
E-Cigarettes, Vaping and Hookah
Mary P. Martinasek PhD, CPH, MCHES, RRT, Assistant Professor,
University of Tampa 
Effective Messaging 
Andy Duran, Executive Director, Linking Efforts Against Drugs (LEAD)
and SpeakUp! Prevention Coalition  
School-Based Prevention: Past, Present and Future 
Khary Rigg, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of South Florida 
Capacity Building: Engaging the Faith Based Community
Mark Phillips, ChurchNet Advantage 
Coalition Communication Planning and Public Relations
Jennifer Vickery, National Strategies PR 
Data-based Decision Making
Jennifer Webb, University of South Florida