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Drug Surveillance Initiatives: An FTCOE Repository Of Resources

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Date Published
December 2023
19 pages

This resource guide provides an overview of some U.S. federal entities as well as international organizations that work with drug surveillance systems.


This review presents a detailed listing of resources for initiatives relating to drug surveillance systems, which are organized into two categories: federal and international entities. The document considers the various funding agencies and types of surveillance at play, providing users of surveillance system data with a resource for improving their understanding of data usage, interpretation, limitations, and analysis. Federal resources include: the Department of Justice; Office of National Drug Control Policy; Department of Homeland Security; Department of Health and Human Services; National Institute on Drug Abuse; and National Institutes of Health. International resources include: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction; and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.