Opioid Addiction: Improving Patient Outcomes
March 6th and 7th, 2018
|About this Conference:
|This conference will review the mechanisms of acute and chronic pain and discuss the
most effective treatments. In most cases of acute and chronic pain there are treatments
that are more effective and have better outcomes than opioids. This class will also
address the brain changes that occur with opioid use that can lead to aberrant behavior
and addiction. It will educate providers on the most effective treatments of opioid
**Meets TN Prescribing Practices Requirement**
|Don Teater, MD
|Click here to view the agenda.
|Click here to view presentations (as they become available).
|All health care professionals including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, dentists, and all other providers requiring opioid prescribing credits.
|Overall Conference Objectives:
As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:
|Dates and Locations:
|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.
Click here to register for March 6
Donna Dougherty, BS
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
|Conflicts of Interest:
|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 Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
|CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.