The Opioid Epidemic: A Pediatric Perspective

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Wednesday January 17, 2018 at 8:00 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


HSC Level 2, Lecture Hall 4 - Stony Brook, NY
January 17th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

The Opioid Epidemic: A Pediatric Perspective

(Please Note: Session only open to Stony Brook Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Medical Students and Stony Brook Medicine Affiliates)

Dates and Times

Start: 1/17/2018 8:00 AM
End: 1/17/2018 9:00 AM

Objectives

  • Explain the clinical and psychosocial consequences of opioid misuse and abuse in pediatric populations, including infants, children and adolescents
  • Prevent opioid misuse, poisionings, and overdose by applying guidelines for safe prescription opioid prescribing and safe storage in clinical practice
  • Provide evidence-based recommendations for substance use treatment by being able to list 2-3 treatment options for adolescents with opioid use disorder and understanding their efficacy
  • Prevent opioid overdose by demonstrating proficiency in patient education and appropriate prescription of Naloxone rescue kits

Speakers

  • Dr. Deepa Camenga
    • The Opioid Epidemic: A Pediatric Perspective

Location

HSC Level 2, Lecture Hall 4
Stony Brook University Medical Center
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

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 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.