Advisory Board on Prescription Drug Monitoring

The Advisory Board on Prescription Drug Monitoring was created by law to support the design, implementation and ongoing development of the PDMP.
 

PDMP Advisory Board Meetings for 2017 are as follows: 


IN PERSON

March 16, 2017

​PDMP Advisory Board Meeting 
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Behavioral Health Administration
Vocational Rehabilitation Building
OWDT (formerly OETAS) Training Room (Ground Floor)
55 Wade Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228​

Webinar Registration link, below: 


 

July 17, 2017

PDMP Advisory Board Meeting 
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Behavioral Health Administration
Vocational Rehabilitation Building
OWDT (formerly OETAS) Training Room (Ground Floor)
55 Wade Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228​​​​​

Webinar Registration link, below:

 

November 9, 2017

PDMP Advisory Board Meeting 
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Behavioral Health Administration
Vocational Rehabilitation Building
OWDT (formerly OETAS) Training Room (Ground Floor)
55 Wade Avenue
Catonsville, MD 21228​​ 

Webinar Registration link, below:


 

WEBINAR/CONFERENCE CALL


January 11, 2017

1:00PM-2:00PM

Please register for 2017 PDMP Advisory Board Call on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST at: 


after registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training. 
 
May 9, 2017 

11:00AM-12:00NOON​ 

Please register for 2017 PDMP Advisory Board Call on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT at: 


after registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.  
          
September 11, 2017 

1:30PM-2:30PM 

Please register for 2017 PDMP Advisory Board Call on Monday, September 11, 2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM EDT at: ​


after registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the training.​


Meetings of the Advisory Board are open to the public. If you would like to attend a meeting, please notify Tryphena Barnes, PDMP Secretary, at 410-402-8686 or Tryphena.Barnes@maryland.gov​

PDMP Advisory Board members and affiliated DHMH staff should sit at the board table and are encouraged to take part in discussions throughout the open meeting. Public members attending the meeting are asked to sit in the provided seating area and limit comments to the Public Comment Session built into all open meeting agendas.​
 

Past Meetings of the Advisory Board


 

Reports of the Advisory Board



Board Members

Kim Bright, M.D​
Medical Director, Behavioral Health Administration
DHMH Secretary's Designee and Board Chair

Amit Bhargava, MD, MS, RMSK, Medical Director
Advanced International Pain & Sports Medicine

Bonnie C. Oettinger, RN, MGA
Executive Director, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Institute of Catholic Charities
Delegated Representative of the President, Maryland Board of Nursing

Celeste M. Lombardi, MD
Chair designee, Maryland Board of Physicians
Physician Advisor, Office of Quality, Safety & Improvement Director,
Outpatient International Pain Service, Department of Neurology/Pain Management

Captain Daniel D. Alioto
Commander, Vice Narcotics Division, St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office

Daniel M. Ashby, M.S.,FASHP
The Johns Hopkins Hospital Sr. Director of Pharmacy,
Board of Pharmacy President’s designee​

Dale Baker, CPRS/RPS
Certified Peer Recovery Specialist

David Sharp, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Health Information Technology & Innovative Care Delivery
Maryland Health Care Commission

Gail Amalia B. Katz, MPH
Health Care Administrator, Retired

Janet M. Beebe, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner, Bowie Internal Medicine Associates

Janet Getzey Hart
Pharmacist
Director, Government Affairs, Rite Aid

Orlee Panitch, MD
Physician, Medical Emergency Professionals

Richard A. Debenedetto, PharmD, MS, AAHIVP
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice & Administration, University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy & Health Professions

Rimple Gabri, RPh
Community Retail Pharmacist

Stephen A. Nichols, MD, FAAP, FAAPMR,
Senior Attending Physician for Rehabilitation Services,
Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital Pediatric designee

Vinu Ganti, MD
Primary Care Physician, Private Practice