Primary Care Related Topics (see below) & Medication Assisted Therapy Waiver Training - optional on Friday, Nov 15 (register separately)
Full schedule of speakers and details coming soon...
This event offers
7.0 CME credits
Accredited by AAPA Approved - (Medication Assisted Therapy - MAT - waiver training on Friday will have an additional 8 CMEs if you register and attend).
Thursday, Nov 14: Topics that will be covered:
- Emergency medicine pearls
- Prostate screening and surveillance
- GI conditions
- Skin cancer
- X-ray review
- EKG review
- and More!!
Friday, Nov 15: Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) waiver training for those that wish to prescribe buprenorphine to patients with opioid addiction. There is an additional fee of $25 if you wish to attend on Friday, or you can register for just Thursday or Friday. See the registration page for further details and to reserve your spot now.
MAT Training: The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is approved by the Drug Abuse Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA) to provide the required eight-hour training that qualifies physicians, PAs, and NPs for the waiver to prescribe Buprenorphine for treating opioid use disorders (PAs and NPs also must complete an additional 16 hours of online training)
Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 5U79TI026556-03 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.