Annual Meeting

2021 SAMHSA & NASADAD Annual Meeting

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Event Description: The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors, Inc. (NASADAD) Annual Meeting brings SAMHSA together with the Single State Agency (SSA) Directors for alcohol and other drug services, State Prevention Coordinators, State Treatment Coordinators, State Women’s Services Coordinators, State Opioid Treatment Authorities (SOTAs), other State staff, and national stakeholders that work on substance use, misuse, and disorders. The meeting is a forum to hear about the latest substance use trends and practices; to engage in interactive discussions on emerging issues; and to share information on model programs and strategies used across the prevention, treatment, and recovery system.

Event Dates: The SAMHSA and NASADAD Annual Meeting will be held virtually on June 7, 9, 10, and 11, 2021. Please note the final day of the event, Friday June 11, 2021, is only open to NASADAD Members and Component Group Members.

Registration: Registration can be completed here: (  Please note registration is capped at 550 individuals. Participants will receive a confirmation email after registering and login instructions will be emailed June 2, 2021. You’ll be able to complete your profile and explore the event content prior to the start of the conference on June 7.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Faye Simpson at

2020 SAMHSA & NASADAD Annual Meetings

2020 Annual Meeting, July 13, 15, and 17, 2020

2019 CSAT/CSAP Annual Meeting & NASADAD Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, June 4-6

2018 NASADAD/CSAT/CSAP Annual Meeting

2018 Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD, May 21-24

2017 NASADAD/NPN/NTN/WSN Annual Meeting

2017 Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, May 23-26

2016 NASADAD/NPN/NTN/WSN Annual Meeting

2016 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, June 8-10

NASADAD/NPN/NTN Annual Meeting Archives

2015 Annual Meeting, Charleston, SC, June 1-3


2014 Annual Meeting, Omaha, NE


2013 Annual Meeting, Bethesda, MD


2012 Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA


2011 Annual Meeting: Indianapolis, IN, “Racing to the Future: Embracing Quality and Improving Performance”


2010 Annual Meeting: Norfolk, VA,Fostering Success in an Evolving Health Care Environment”


2009 Annual Meeting: Syracuse, NY, “Managing and Leading Through Challenging Fiscal Times: Opportunities for Innovation”


2008 Annual Meeting: Montgomery, AL, “Prevention and Treatment Services in Support of Recovery Oriented Systems of Care”