Public Health Acronyms

AA Alcoholics Anonymous
ATOD Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drugs
BSAS Bureau of Substance Abuse Services
CADCA Communities Anti-Drug Coalition of America
CDC Centers for Disease Control
CHNA Community Health Network Alliance
CTC Communities That Care survey
DEA Drug Enforcement Agency
DFC Drug Free Communities
DMH Department of Mental Health
DOE Department of Education
DPH Department of Public Health
EMT Emergency Medical Technician
FDA Food and Drug Administration
HIPAA Health Insurance Privacy& Accountability Act
MADD Mothers Against Destructive Decisions
MassTAPP Mass. Technical Assistance Partnership for Prevention
MIAA Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association
MOAPC MA Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative
NA Narcotics Anonymous
NIDA National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIH National Institute of Health
ONDCP Office of National Drug Control Policy
OTC Over the Counter
RFR Request for Response
SADD Students Against Destructive Decisions
SAMHSA Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration
SAPC Substance Abuse Prevention Collaborative
SBIRT Screening, Brief Intervention & Referral to Treatment
SPF Strategic Prevention Framework
TA Technical Assistance
YRBS Youth Risk Behavior Survey

 

 

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