CLEVELAND — On Thursday night, two doctors and a drug law expert met in Cleveland. Their task? Come up with novel ways to fight an epidemic that kills 150 Americans every day.
America’s opioid crisis has become day after day of overdose stories, stunning photos, or new chemistries that are potent enough to kill even elephants. Cleveland Clinic’s CEO, Dr. Toby Cosgrove, former US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, and Drug Enforcement Administration administrator Chuck Rosenberg sat down at a public forum Thursday night to strategize.