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Quillen College of Medicine

Preventing Neonatal Astinence Syndrome Through Assessment and Physician Guidance

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Preventing Neonatal Astinence Syndrome Through Assessment and Physician Guidance

February 10, 2015

5:00-8:00pm

Cherokee Country Club, Knoxville, TN

About this Conference: This activity will provide training on Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT), an evidence-based physician intervention method used to assess and refer patients who are at risk of or engaged in substance abuse.
Keynote Speaker(s):  Steven Loyd, MD
Agenda: Click here to view the agenda.
Presentations: Click here to view presentations.
Target Audience: OB/GYN physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Practice Office Managers

Overall Conference Objectives:

As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand the disease process of addiction
  • Recognize the risk factors and causes of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
  • Understand the process of SBIRT
  • Implement a screening tool and provide a brief intervention
Address: 5138 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
Fees:  There are no fees for this event.
Registration:  Registration will be handled on-site.
Activity Director: Karen Pershing, Executive Director, Metropolitan Drug Commission, Knoxville, TN


Participants with No Potential Conflicts of Interest:

 

Each of the following speakers have completed a disclosure form indicating that they or members of their immediate family do not have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content or supporters involved with this activity:

 

 

Activity Director

Disclosures

Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS II

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Speakers

 

Angela McKinney-Jones, MSSW

Sharon K. Davis, DNP, WHNP-BC

L. Michael Fields, MD

Dan F. Sherrod, Jr., CFE, LPI

Kerri Thompson, MS

Michael R. Caudle, MD, FACOG

Michael ONeil, PharmD

Stephen Loyd, MD

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Planning Committee

 

Elizabeth Sherrod

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Regina Washington, DrPH

Sharon K. Davis, DNP, WHNP-BC

Ashley M. Browning, MA

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Participants with Potential Conflicts of Interest: 

Each of the following speakers and clinical planning committee members have completed a disclosure form indicating that they or members of their immediate family do have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content or supporters involved with this activity.  All presentations have been peer reviewed, any potential conflicts of interest resolved, and each presentation has been found to be balanced, evidence-based, and free of commercial bias.

 

Speakers                                                                                     Disclosures

 

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Accreditation:  
ACCME logo ACCME Accreditation:  Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Continuing Medical Education logo CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
College of Nursing logo CNE Credit: Up to 3.0 continuing nursing education contact hours for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  This educational event also contains nursing pharmacology credits and may be used to fulfill your pharmacology nursing CE requirement. 

As of January 1, 2015, the ETSU College of Nursing implemented a $15 Nursing Contact Hour Fee for all conferences.  If you would like to claim Nursing Contact Hours, contact ETSU College of Nursing by emailing 
 

Joint Providership:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University and the Metropolitan Drug Commission of Knoxville, TN. Quillen College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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