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Continuing Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

Smith County Medical Forum on Addiction and Prescribing 2019

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Smith County Medical Forum on Addiction and Prescribing

Thursday, March 21, 2018

5:30pm – 8:30pm

Smith County Chamber of Commerce

939 Upper Ferry Road, Carthage, TN 37030

 

About this Conference:
One day conference including information on current trends with opioid prescribing and standards and legislation regarding opioids. All providers working with controlled substances need continuing education to meet requirements; yearly trend updates are required. This course is designed to provide new strategies for learners so they can implement new techniques, protocols, and therapies within their scope of practice and apply that information to patient care.

**Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements**

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, 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:

  • Identify best practices for prescribing opioids for pain and discuss current updates on substance abuse trends and treatment
  • Understand the comparative effectiveness of medications of addiction treatment (MAT)
  • Address opioid use in women of childbearing age

Address:
Smith County Chamber of Commerce
939 Upper Ferry Road, Carthage, TN 37030

Click here for a map

Fees:
Registrant Type Registration Fee
Physician/Physician Assistants/Advanced Nurse Practitioners/ Any provider claiming AMA PRA Category 1™ Credit $50.00
All Others $15.00

Cancellation Policy:
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:
Barbara Kannapel, Executive Director

Educational Planner:
Elizabeth Wolf, Educational Planner
Elizabeth Wolf, MBA, CPPS, CPHRM
Educational Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
(423) 439-8088
wolfes1@etsu.edu

Conflicts of Interest:
Activity Director Disclosure
Barbara Kannapel None
   
Planning Committee Members Disclosure Disclosure
Elizabeth Wolf, MBA None
Patty Harnois-Church, MSN, MHA None

Accreditation:
 

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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 Smith County Drug Prevention 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.

Dental Credits
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are accepted by the Board of Dentistry.

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Nursing credits are being sought and this website will be updated as information is available.

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