ADVOCATES FOR DRUG SAFETY

Independent advocates for life-enhancing drug policies and practices.

840+

opioid deaths 

annually in WV.

54

out of every 1000 children in WV impacted by opioids.

605%

increase in opioid overdose death rate in West Virginia vs the national average.

4000+

WV children educated in 2019 by WVDII.

Educational Resources

A special video message from Dr. Susan Bissett, President of the West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute.

A message from Dr. Susan Bissett

NEWS & EVENTS.

Generation RX

The WV DII,  in collaboration with the University of Charleston, has partnered with both Kanawha and Putnam County Schools to implement and deliver a prescription abuse prevention initiative using Generation Rx.

REX LIVE!

Join Rex LIVE today at 3 pm where we will talk about medication safety at home!

Join the Conversation.

 

ABOUT WVDII

West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute, Inc. is an independent 501(C)(3) entity located at the University of Charleston. The primary focus of WV DII is to reduce drug deaths in West Virginia through charitable, educational and service activities.  

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CONTACT

West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute, Inc.

University of Charleston

Robert C. Byrd Center for Pharmacy Education

2300 MacCorkle, Ave. SE

Charleston, WV. 25304
 

Phone: (304) 357-4879

Email: susanbissett@dii.ucwv.edu

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