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Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome through Assessment and Physician Guidance

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Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Through Assessment and Physician Guidance

November 10, 2015

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Provision Learning and Innovation Center
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:  1415 Old Weisgarber Rd. Suite 300, Knoxville, TN 37909
Fees:  $30, dinner is included
Registration: To register, please contact Devin Payne at dpayne@metrodrug.org or call (865) 588-5550 by November 3rd.
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

Disclosures

Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS II

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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

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

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.
 CME 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.
 Nursing 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. 

The ETSU College of Nursing implements a $15 certificate fee per conference.  Questions?  Contact Patty Harnois-Church at 
  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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