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About the Opioid Task Force

Opioid Task Force Announcement

Opioid Education & Training Student Survey

Current students invited to participate!

The Texas A&M University Health Science Center Opioid Task Force was established January 2018. It has representatives from all five Health Science Center components (dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy and public health) as well as the Texas A&M Coastal Bend Health Education Center.

Vision

To improve the health and well-being of all Texans by reducing burdens from the current opioid epidemic through collaborative action across the health sciences.

Mission

The Texas A&M University Health Science Center Opioid Task Force serves as a focal point for research, education and practice issues critical to addressing the opioid epidemic and its impact on persons, families, communities and the health care system.

The Goal

Diminish escalating negative impacts through collaborative action.