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Continuing Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

Legal and Lethal Opioid Addiction and Prescribing Conference

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Legal and Lethal
Opioid Addiction and Prescribing Conference
January 18, 2018
5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Volunteer State Community College
Woods Campus Center Building

 

About this Conference:
This activity will provide training on addiction and proper prescribing of medications for addiction treatment (MAT). Educating healthcare providers should help to alleviate preconceived ideas about treatment of opioid use disorder and ultimately reduce the number of patients obtaining certain classes of narcotics.

Meets TN Prescribing Practices Requirements

Keynote Speaker:
Stephen Loyd, MD

Agenda:
Click here to view the agenda

Presentations:
Click here to view presentations (as they become available).

Target Audience:
All health care professionals including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and dentists

Overall Conference Objectives:

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

  • Identify best practices for prescribing opioids for pain
  • Understand the comparative effectiveness of medications for addiction treatment (MAT)
  • Address opioid use in women of childbearing age


Address:

Volunteer State Community College, Wood Campus Center Building, 1480 Nashville Pk, Gallatin, TN 37066 

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Fees:
Registrant Type Registration Fee
Physicians/Pas/NPs $100
All Others $50


Cancellation Piolicy:

Registration fees are refundable less a $50.00 administrative fee, for cancellations received in writing a minimum of 14 days prior to the activity date. Refunds are not provided when the registration fee is $50.00 or less, or when a cancellation request is received less than 14 days prior to the start of the activity.

ETSU Quillen College of Medicine reserves the right to cancel CME activities. If an activity is cancelled, registrants will receive a full refund.


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

Activity Director:
Kit Sinyard, Project Coordinator Sumner County Anti-Drug Coalition

Educational Planner:
Donna Dougherty Educational Planner

Donna Dougherty, BS
Educational Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
(423) 439-8078
dougherty@etsu.edu

Conflicts of Interest:
Activity Director Disclosure
Kit Sinyard None
   
Planning Committee Members Disclosure
Lesa Cross None
Tracye Bryant None
Donna Dougherty None

Accreditation:
 


Joint Statement:
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ACCME Accreditation: 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 Sumner County Anti-Drug Coalition. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


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CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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