Addiction Medicine Symposium - 2019

Thursday, October 10, 2019


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Stony Brook Southampton Hospital - Southampton, NY
1 Day Conference October 10th, 2019
7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

The Addiction Medicine Symposium will increase knowledge and improve performance of Medical Staff Members, Residents, Nurses and other Healthcare personnel when working with patients who have addiction dependency.  Gaps in knowledge regarding medication, ethical and legal practices, pain and symptom management will be addressed by the presenters thereby giving the audience greater understanding and knowledge.

Please contact Karen Curtin for additional information, kcurtin@caron.org, 631-708-4838  

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Dates and Times

Start: 10/10/2019 8:00 AM
End: 10/10/2019 5:00 PM

Objectives

  • Comprehend addiction as a disorder that involves elements of both impulsivity and compulsivity.
  • Be familiar with the three stages of addiction: binge/intoxication, withdrawal/negative affect and preoccupation/anticipation.
  • Have a better understanding of ways to treat pain.
  • Be aware of the legal and ethical issues when prescribing opiates to patients. 

Pricing

Tier Price
General Admission $30.00
Residents and Medical Students $25.00
Stony Brook Southampton Hospital/Stony Brook Medicine Residents, Medical Students and Employees $10.00

Speakers

  • Dr. Stephen Dewey
    • The Neurobiology of Addiction
  • Dr. Joseph Garbely
    • Will Legalization of Marijuana Solve the Opioid Crisis?
  • Dr. Barbara Krantz
    • Advances in 21st Century Treatment for Non-Pharmacologic Pain Management
  • Dr. Dean Olsen
    • The Opioid Epidemic
  • Dr. Richard Rosenthal
    • Cannabis: What We Know and What We Don't

Location

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital
240 Meeting House Lane
Southampton, NY 11968

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222