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August 18, 2017
Noon - 3:00pm
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
Classrooms 1 & 2
1901 Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37916
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.
Stephen Loyd, MD
Click here to view the agenda.
Physicians practicing in the areas of internal medicine, family medicine, OB/GYN, pediatrics, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, nurses, medical students, and nursing students.
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
1901 W Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916
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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.
Click here to register, or call (423) 439-8027.
Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS-II, Executive Director, Metro Drug Coalition, Knoxville, TN
Donna Dougherty, BS
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
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:
|Karen Pershing, MPH, CPS II||None|
|Sharon K. Davis, DNP, WHNP-BC||None|
|L. Michael Fields, MD||None|
|Michael O’Neil, PharmD||None|
|Stephen Loyd, MD||None|
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 3.16 continuing nursing education contact hours with 0.16 designated as pharmacology contact hours have been approved 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.
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 coordinator’s 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, please click here . Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.