Training & Events

Reducing Opioid Harm – Addiction Medicine Symposium

Jan 01, 1970 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

DATE: Thursday, December 3, 2015
LOCATION: Dartmouth – Hitchcock Medical Center, Auditorium H, Lebanon, NH
TIME: Check In 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.; Program: 9:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

PROGRAM TOPICS:

  • Introduction and Overview of Pharmacological Treatment: Rationale, outcomes compared with psychosocial alone, duration of treatments)
  • Burprenorphine (Suboxone and others); Exploring Models to Expand Availability
  • Methadone Maintenance: Best Clinical Practices: Trends and Models of Care
  • Safety Concerns
  • Science and Clinical Practice with Depot Naltrexone (Vivitrol)
  • Policies for Best Practices in Pharmacological Therapies: National, State, and Third Parties
  • Integrating Psychosocial Therapies with Pharmacological Treatment: Addressing Stigma, Finding Recovery Supports, Special Issues
  • Management of Pain in Patients on Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders
  • Overdose of Prevention with Naloxone

REGISTER ONLINE AT: https://neias.site-ym.com/events/register.aspx?id=689774

CO-SPONSORS: 

  • New Hampshire Bureau of Drug and Alcohol Services
  • New Hampshire Governor’s Commission on Alcohol & Other Drugs Healthcare Task Force
  • New Hampshire Medical Society
  • ALL Together

REGISTER ONLINE AT:

https://neias.site-ym.com/events/register.aspx?id=689774