November 2016

Surgeon General Murthy's "Facing Addiction in America" Report

Dr. Vivek Murthy, US Surgeon General, has released the first-ever Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health. "...this Report aims to shift the way our society thinks about substance misuse and substance use disorders while defining actions we can take to prevent and treat these conditions."

Along with the full report, a number of helpful Supplementary Materials are also available for use by consumers, providers, and advocates.