The Opioid Epidemic: Current Trends and Best Medical Practices – Clinical Professional Luncheon

When:
April 20, 2017 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
2017-04-20T11:30:00-07:00
2017-04-20T13:30:00-07:00
Where:
Capital Club - Silicon Valley
W San Fernando St
San Jose, CA
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Stephanie Klindt
415-300-5036

From the event announcement page:

“Clinical Professional Luncheon
The Opioid Epidemic:
Current Trends and Best Medical Practices

Join Constellation Behavioral Health on Thursday, April 20th as we take a closer look into the opioid epidemic with Suma Singh, M.D.  Dr. Singh will discuss elements of the epidemic, and introduce a medication assisted treatment option called ER-Naltrexone (Vivitrol) to treat opiate dependence.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

As space is limited, RSVPs are required for this event. RSVP by Friday, April 14th.”

Educational Objectives:

Participants will be able to:

1. Identify the scope and depth of the opioid epidemic nationally and locally

2. Identify at least two (2) relevant social trends contributing to the opioid epidemic

3. Identify at least one (1) NIDA opioid overdose prevention measure to use in one’s clinical practice

Agenda

11:30am – 12:00pm: Registration & Networking
(No CEs/CEUs provided for this portion)

12:00pm – 1:00PM: Presentation by Suma Singh, M.D.
1 APA CE hour or 1 CAMFT CEU

1:00pm – 1:30pm: Q&A, Sign-out, and networking
(No CEs/CEUs provided for this portion)

 

Read the full event announcement here.