Benzodiazepine Information Coalition

Educating About The Potential Adverse Effects Of

Benzodiazepines Taken As Prescribed.

Latest News

 

BIC Board Member Featured on Upcoming This Is Life with Lisa Ling October 6th

Krissy Tyrrell will be featured in This Is Life With Lisa Ling on October 6. 

The Benzo Bill is Back

The Benzo Bill Public Hearing is Thursday September 19, 2019 at 10 a.m. in Hearing Room B-1.

BIC Attends NCAD East

BIC attended NCAD East to share our message of prescribed harm. We handed out 200 pamphlets and around 300 business cards. We impacted 116 prescribers and addiction professionals and had over 65 conversations.

Upcoming Events

Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Symposium

September 16, 2019 — Tuscon, Arizona

A seminar sponsored by NEMA Research Inc. on the management of benzodiazepine and poly-substance withdrawal with an emphasis on the new basic science perspective and what to know to enhance your professional practice. Christy Huff, M.D. will be in attendance.

Women In Medicine Summit

September 20-21, 2019 — Chicago, Illinois

A conference designed to amplify the lives of women in medicine and work towards gender parity in healthcare through: Skill development, Action Plans, Advocacy, Professional Growth, Education and Inspiration. Christy Huff, M.D. will be in attendance.

 

Annual Meeting of Society of Forensic Toxicologists

October 13-18, 2019 — San Antonio, Texas

The Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT) is a professional association comprised of practicing forensic toxicologists for the purpose of promoting and developing forensic toxicology. Josef Witt-Doerring, M.D. has been invited to speak on benzodiazepines at their annual meeting and Christy Huff, M.D. will be in attendance.

Our Blogs

Our informative blogs about benzodiazepines feature original content, from both the patient and medical perspective, advocacy opportunities, reflections of lived experience, events, facts and research.