A Tough Pill to Swallow: Addressing the Epidemic of Prescription Drug Abuse
A Tough Pill to Swallow: Addressing
the Epidemic of Prescription Drug Abuse
August 17, 2018
7:30 AM-4:30 PM
Johnson City, TN 37604
|About this Conference:||This one-day live activity will include discussion of prescribing practices and chronic
pain guidelines, evidence for the efficacy of pain medications, applying SBIRT techniques,
and various prevention and harm reduction programs. Attendees will become more familiar
with the use of the Controlled Substances Monitoring Database, medically assisted
treatment, the use of naloxone, and the role of adverse childhood experiences on adult
trauma and behavior. This activity includes evidence-based didactic sessions as well
as interactive breakout sessions in the afternoon.
***Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements***
|Agenda:||Click here for the agenda|
|Presentations:||Click here for presentations|
|Target Audience:||Physicians practicing in the areas of family medicine, internal medicine, OB/GYN, pediatricians, emergency medicine, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, psychologists, medical students, nursing students, addiction prevention and treatment specialists.|
|Overal Conference Objectives:||
As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:
|Address:||Millennium Centre, 2001 Millennium Place, Johnson City, TN 37604|
*A discount code will be provided internally.
|Registration:||Click here to register|
|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.
|Activity Director:||Jennifer Berven, Director, Insight Alliance|
|Accreditation and Designation:|
|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 Northeast Tennessee Prevention Advisory Council. Quillen College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.|
|The 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. Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.|
|A maximum of 7 hours, 15 minutes [(7.25 CH): 2.50 CH for Pharmacology CE] continuing
nursing education 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. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
|The one-day event will offer up to 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits accredited by The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). Additionally, pharmacists will have access to 7.0 ACPE Credits or 0.7 CEU’s accredited by The Tennessee Pharmacists Consortium for Education (TPCE). TPCE is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This seminar will provide 7.0 Credits for the entire session (UAN 0575-0000-17-068-L04-P) to those who participate in all sessions and complete the online activities required to claim credit.|