Co-Chairs

Uttam Dhillon

Chair, Regulatory Defense, Compliance & White-Collar Practice Group
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP
(Former Acting Administrator, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration)

Dayle Elieson

Principal
Dayle Elieson PLLC
(Former Chief Counsel, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration)

Keynote Speakers

Eric Triana

Deputy Assistant Administrator
Office of Diversion Operations, Diversion Control Division
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

DEA KEYNOTE ADDRESS

July 13, 2022 9:00 am

Amanda Liskamm

Principal Deputy Director, Consumer Protection Branch
U.S. Department of Justice

Dominic Chiapperino, Ph.D.

Director, Controlled Substances Staff
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA KEYNOTE ADDRESS

July 13, 2022 1:00 pm

Government

Scott B. Dahlquist

Trial Attorney | Opioid Coordinator
Consumer Protection Branch (CPB)
U.S. Department of Justice

Lindsay Saxe Griffin

Assistant United States Attorney Affirmative Civil Enforcement Coordinator
United States Attorney’s Office Middle District of Florida

Monica Hanna

Special Counsel
New York State Office of the Attorney General

Elliot M. Schachner

Assistant U.S. Attorney
U.S. Attorney’s Office Eastern District of New York

Dwayne Jeffcoat

DEA Diversion Investigator
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

Jay Baez

Legislative Director
New York State Senate

Joshua Vinciguerra, JD

Director, Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement
New York State Department of Health

In-House Leadership, In-House Counsel, Consultants, and Law Firms

Michele Buenafe

Partner
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Charrai Byrd, PharmD, MBA, RPh

Pharmacy Operations Manager - Controlled Substances
New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Kimberly Chew

Senior Counsel, Co-leader of Psychedelics and Emerging Therapies Practice Group
Husch Blackwell LLP

Corey Cox

Senior Counsel
Columbia Care

Hunter G. DeKoninck

Practice Group Attorney
Quarles & Brady LLP

Delia Ann Deschaine

Partner
Epstein Becker Green

Tom Firestone

Partner & Co-Chair, White Collar & Internal Investigations
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Todd A. Harrison

Partner
Venable LLP

Jonathan A. Havens

Partner & Co-Chair, Cannabis Law; Co-Chair, Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Derrelle M. Janey

Managing Partner
The Janey Law Firm

Michael Labson

Partner
Covington & Burling LLP

Andrew O’Connor

Partner | Co-Iead, Health Care & Life Sciences Industry Group
Ropes & Gray LLP

Karla L. Palmer

Director
Hyman, Phelps & McNamara PC

Jackie von Salm, PhD

Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
Psilera

Quinn Shean

Strategic Advisor
Tusk Venture Partners
State Policy Advisor
American Telemedicine Association

Will Woodlee

Partner
Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker LLP