Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Tuesday, January 30, 2018, Lunch 11:00 am, Presentation 11:30 - 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    • 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Location

Debarr Residential Treatment Center
1500 Debarr Circle
Anchorage
AK
99508
United States

Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: NorthStar Behavioral Health
Instructor: Dr Joshua Sonkiss, ACMHS & Dr Jay C. Butler, MD, FAAP, MACP, FIDSA, Chief Medical Officer: DHSS

Credits

C.E. Credit: 3.00 [pending]
North Star Behavioral Health is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. North Star Behavioral Health designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3 credit(s) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Description

Designed to change physician and clinical competencies, practice performance, and improve patient outcomes through the following objectives:

  1. participants will be able to explain the difference between tolerance, withdrawal, dependence and addiction and will be able to apply evidence-based approaches in diagnosis, treatment and referral for opioid use disorder.

  2. participants will understand how the reward circuit functions in opioid use disorder



The Science of Opioid Addiction & The Prescription Opioid and Heroin Crisis: a Public Health Approach to an Epidemic

Presenters: Dr Joshua Sonkiss, ACMHS & Dr Jay C. Butler, MD, FAAP, MACP, FIDSA, Chief Medical Officer: DHSS

This activity is designed to change physician and clinical competencies, practice performance, and improve patient outcomes through the following objectives:

  1. participants will be able to explain the difference between tolerance, withdrawal, dependence and addiction and will be able to apply evidence-based approaches in diagnosis, treatment and referral for opioid use disorder.

  2. participants will understand how the reward circuit functions in opioid use disorder

Join us for this event and receive 3 free CMEs.

Please click here to register by January 29th, 2018 to participate in-person or via teleconference

Directions for participation via teleconference:
The moderator will open the line at 11:20 am, at which time you can call in. The lunch and learn will begin at 11:30 am.

Call: 1-800-315-6338

Enter: 320132#

Once you have connected, please mute your phone.

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