Save the date for the 51st Annual OAPA CME Conference. Oct 2-4, 2024 – At a NEW venue – Embassy Suites Downtown OKC – 741 N Phillips Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73104. More information HERE.

Lowell Robertson, MD

Dr. Robertson is an admitted Science geek and was chosen to attend Nasa’s Advanced Space Camp for Educators and underwent their zero gravity training, was named mission commander and landed the simulated space shuttle. 

Dr. Robertson’s work with the addiction recovery community has been extensive.  He trains other leaders in the community and serves as Oklahoma’s Opiate Education Trainer for Celebrate Recovery and is a Representative for the South-Central United States in that organization. 

Dr. Robertson is currently the director of detoxification, co-occurring disorders, and inpatient services at Grand Addiction Recovery Center in Tulsa—The largest mental health and addiction treatment center in the United States.

Dr. Robertson also works with doctors that are struggling with a variety of issues and serves as the Tulsa Director of the Oklahoma Health Professionals Program. 

Opiate Crisis in America—When Will It End?

Satisfies Substance Abuse Requirement for Oklahoma Licensure


  • Discuss the history of opioid epidemics in the US.
  • Describe the severity of the current opioid epidemic.
  • List facts/statistics surrounding the opioid epidemic.