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Continuing Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome through Assessment and Physician Guidance

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March 11, 2016

12:00pm - 3:00pm

University of Tennessee Medical Center Heart Hospital Conference Room

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):

 Stephen Loyd, MD

Agenda:

Click here to view the agenda.

Target Audience:

OB/GYN physicians, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, nurses, residents, 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:

1924 Alcoa Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920

Fees:

Registration is required. Participation and lunch are free to all who attend, however for those seeking CME credit,
there will be a $30 registration fee.

Registration:

Click here to register, or call (423) 439-8027

Activity Director:

Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS-II, Director of Community Initiatives, HealthCare 21 Business Coalition




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

Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS II

Disclosures

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Speakers

 

Amanda J. Casteel, MPH                 

Sharon K. Davis, DNP, WHNP-BC

L. Michael Fields, MD

Dan F. Sherrod, Jr., CFE, LPI

Michael ONeil, PharmD

Stephen Loyd, MD

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Planning Committee

 

Elizabeth Sherrod, CFE, LPI, LAPPS

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.

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Accreditation:

 

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Accreditation and designation: 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 the Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University and Metro Drug Coalition. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

CNE Credit: Up to 3.0 continuing nursing education contact hours will be offered 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

The ETSU College of Nursing implements a $15 certificate fee per conference. This fee covers the following: cost for being a provider of nursing contact hours, supplies, and nursing education coordinators time for completing necessary paperwork for each conference, reports, study for renewal of being a provider, and attending meetings. If you would like to claim Nursing Contact Hours, pleaseclick here.Questions? Contact .

 

 

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