Controlled Substances in Research

Open bottle with pills.The United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) strictly regulates the use of controlled substances to prevent diversion and abuse. There are extensive registration, storage, security, use, disposal and inventorying requirements regarding the use of controlled substances in research. The following guide, associated forms and resources have been developed to assist researchers in understanding and meeting their individual obligations under these regulations.




Controlled Substances in Research training has been designed for any individual that works with Controlled Substances in a research setting. This training can be taken by contacting the EHSRM at (956) 665-3690.

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