Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulatory Advisory Panel - Opioid and Buprenorphine Regulations

Meeting Details
Date / Time 3/31/2023  9:00 am
Type Physical Location Only 
Location Perimeter Center, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 201, Richmond, VA 23233-1463 
Board Website http:\\ 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 3/23/2023   (33031k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 4/10/2023   (158k)       DRAFT
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
The Panel will conduct a review of the Board of Medicine's regulations on the prescribing of opioids for pain and buprenorphine for addiction. Public comment on agenda items will be received at the beginning of the meeting. Attendees are not required to wear a mask, but it is suggested. Public seating may be limited.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to discuss a proposed change to regulation
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
General business of the board
This meeting will involve discussion of the following chapters
18 VAC 85-21 Regulations Governing Prescribing of Opioids and Buprenorphine

Contact Information
Name / Title: Colanthia Morton Opher  / Deputy Exec. Director for Administration
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4600    FAX: (804)527-4426    TDD: ()-