2016 Exhibitors

American Society

of Addiction Medicine

Chevy Chase, MD


The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is the Nation’s leading addiction medicine professional society representing over 3,700 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals with a focus on addiction and its treatment. ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting research and prevention, and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.


H. Kathleen Childress Designs

Malvern, PA


https://hkcdesigns.wordpress.com/ The Synapse© series of hand-created fine jewelry celebrates the dramatic beauty and organic appeal of neurons and brain structures. Appealing to the neuroscientist and all who appreciate art, science, and skilled craft, Synapse features necklaces, earrings, cuffs, rings, lapel pins, and more, crafted in sterling silver, 18kt gold, and wood, with natural gemstones. Designed by H. Kathleen Childress, Graduate Gemologist, and hand fabricated by Jasper Kegge, Dutch goldsmith.


Instech Laboratories, Inc.

Plymouth Meeting, PA


Instech is a leader in laboratory animal infusion and sampling products, including systems for IV self-administration.   Vascular Access Harnesses™ and Buttons™ simplify connection of tethered mice and rats. PinnPort™ streamlines access to externalized catheters. ABS2™ automates blood sample collection. Plastic feeding tubes minimize trauma during oral gavage.



Legal Science, LLC

Narberth, PA

  Prescription Drug Abuse Policy System (PDAPS) provides researchers, the news media, policymakers and the public with quick access to accurate information about important policies designed to promote the safe use of controlled medicines and reduce the toll of drug overdose. PDAPS is an application of the practice of “policy surveillance,” the systematic, scientific tracking of laws of public health significance. PDAPS is built on a scientific approach to legal research, and a state of the art platform for coding and publishing legal data.


PRA Health Sciences

Raleigh, NC


  PRA Health Sciences delivers innovative drug development solutions that improve patients’ lives. Our people love what they do, working tirelessly for clients across all phases and therapeutic areas. With 10,000+ employees covering 80+ countries, we provide an impressive global presence and in-depth knowledge of local regulations, standards of care and cultural customs.


Rutgers Center

of Alcohol Studies

Piscataway, NJ


The Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies publishes the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs (www.jsad.com), the oldest substance-related journal published in the U.S. The Center’s Education and Training division offers cutting-edge continuing education for professionals in the addictions field http://alcoholstudies.rutgers.edu/


Taylor & Francis Group

Philadelphia, PA


Taylor & Francis is a leading publisher of addiction and substance abuse research. Visit the Taylor & Francis Journals booth to learn about our products and services, and to request free copies of our publications in the addiction portfolio and related fields. Find our journals online at http://www.tandfonline.com.


Tietronix SoftwareHouston, TX


We are developing the Experimental Design Assistant, or XDA, under contract to NIDA to teach and support rigorous design of pre-clinical studies. XDA will also enable real-time support from experts in experimental design and statistics. We plan to demo the system to CPDD attendees and also recruit beta-test users and expert consultants to participate in the final phase of development.



Des Plaines, IL


Established in 1991, USDTL is a leader in forensic toxicology. The first lab to test for exposure in children’s hair, USDTL leads the development of objective direct biomarker assays to effectively use bloodspot, hair and nail specimens to diagnose drug and alcohol misuse up to 3 months before collection. For further information,

go to www.usdtl.com


Vince & Associates

Clinical Research

Malvern, PA


Vince and Associates Clinical Research (VACR) has provided early phase clinical research services to the global biopharmaceutical industry for over a decade. Our extensive experience in Phase I through POC clinical trials coupled with our unparalleled access to special populations has made us one of the premier sites in the US.


Wolters Kluwer

Overland Park, KS


  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher of trusted content delivered in innovative ways to practitioners, professionals and students to learn new skills, stay current on their practice, and make important decisions to improve patient care and clinical outcomes. LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry.