February 10, 2011
Management of Controlled Substances at Lawrence LivermoreNational Laboratory
As part of its national defense mission, the Department of Energy's (Department) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (Livermore) actively engages in scientific, engineering, and environmental research activities. Livermore is managed and operated under contract by Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). The Livermore Site Office (Site Office) is responsible for administering the contract. As part of its biomedical and forensic science mission, Livermore maintains 42 controlled substances, including drugs such as black tar heroin, cocaine, phencyclidine and steroids. Livermore's Health Clinic also maintains and dispenses other therapeutic controlled substances.
Topic: Management & Administration