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The AANP to Urge Congressional Support for Protecting Patient Access to Compounded Medications

Thursday, June 20, 2019  

The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) recently hosted its annual DC Federal Legislative Initiative (DC FLI), June 8-10 at the Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center. After a two day training, 150 licensed naturopathic doctors (NDs) and students descended on Capitol Hill to advocate on behalf of their patients for three priorities: Protecting Patient Access to Compounded Medications (H.R. 1959), the Mainstreaming Addiction Treatment (MAT) Act (H.R. 2482), and joining the Congressional Integrative Health & Wellness Caucus.

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