Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, Ala Moana Hotel
Date: May 11, 2009 - 12:00am to May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
The Special Populations Office (SPO), Office of the Director (OD), National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), provided support for the 2009 Hawaii Addictions Conference/AAPI Work Group Scientific Conference May 11–12, 2009, in Honolulu, Hawaii. NIDA's Asian American/Pacific Islander (AAPI) Work Group convened this meeting in order to discuss drug abuse and addiction research and treatment issues among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. Ana Anders attended this meeting and presented welcome remarks on behalf of the SPO.