Wednesday, June 12, 2019

      • 4-6pm, Pharmacology and Physiology Seminar

"Exploitation, Degradation and Clinical Trials,” Carl Elliott PhD MD, Professor, University of Minnesota

Thursday, June 13, 2019

  • 8:15-8:45 am Breakfast
      • 8:45-9:00 am Welcome and Opening Remarks
      • 9:00-9:30 am “Forced Tapers: Necessary and Compassionate Care” Anna Lembke MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical Center
      • 9:30-10:00 am “How the Opioid Lobby Protected the Status Quo” Andrew Kolodny MD, Co-Director of Opioid Policy Research, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University; Executive Director, Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing
      • 10:00-10:30 Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Tony Scialli MD) Anna Lembke MD and Andrew Kolodny MD
  • 10:30-11:00 am Break
      • 11:00-11:30 am “Using Clinical Practice Guidelines to Sell Opioids” Chris Spevak MD MPH JD, Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Georgetown University School of Medicine
      • 11:30-12:00 pm “The Racialization of the Opioid Epidemic: the Role of Whiteness” Jules Netherland PhD, Director, Office of Academic Engagement, Drug Policy Alliance
      • 12:00-12:30 pm Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Regina LaBelle JD) Chris Spevak MD JD MPH and Jules Netherland PhD
  • 12:30-1:45 pm Lunch
      • 1:45-3:15 pm Abstract Slam: Student Presentations
      • 3:15-3:30 pm Update on PharmedOut Adriane Fugh-Berman MD
  • 3:30-4:00 pm Break
      • 4:00-4:30 “Not Just U.S.: Opioid Promotion in Canada” Joel Lexchin MD, Emergency Physician, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
      • 4:30-5:00 “Selling Opioids to Family Docs in the U.S., Canada, and France” Barbara Mintzes PhD, Associate Professor, University of Sydney, Australia
      • 5:00-5:30 Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Shauna White PharmD) Joel Lexchin MD and Barbara Mintzes PhD


Friday, June 14, 2019

  • 8:15-8:45 am Breakfast
      • 8:45-9:00 am Opening Remarks
      • 9:00-9:30 am "Public Health, Private Profit, and Criminal Justice" Mishka Terplan MD MPH, Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University
      • 9:30-10:00 am "Mistreatment of Pregnant Women and Newborns" Lynn Paltrow JD, Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnant Women
      • 10:00-10:30 am Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Bonnie O'Connor PhD) Mishka Terplan MD MPH and Lynn Paltrow JD
  • 10:30-11:00 am Break
      • 11:00-11:30 am "Opioid Prescribing by Advanced Practice Clinicians: What's Workforce Got to Do With it?" Elissa Ladd PhD, RN, FNP, Associate Professor, MGH Institute of Health Professions School of Nursing
      • 11:30-12:00 pm "Invisible Influence: Tracing Pharmaceutical Industry Promotion to Registered Nurses" Quinn Grundy PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto
      • 12:00-12:30 pm Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: TBD) Elissa Ladd PhD, RN, FNP and Quinn Grundy PhD, RN
  • 12:30-1:30 pm Lunch
      • 1:30-2:00 pm "How Kaiser Permanente Promotes Rational Prescribing" Sameer Awsare MD, Associate Executive Director, The Permanente Medical Group
      • 2:00-2:30 pm "Alternatives to Opioids for Pain: Lessons from Dentistry" Raymond Dionne DDS MS PhD, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, East Carolina University
      • 2:30-3:00 pm Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Andrew Gentles PharmD) Sameer Awsare MD and Raymond Dionne DDS MS PhD
  • 3:00-3:30 pm Break
      • 3:30-4:00 pm "Phraud: Deprescribing the 1900s" Michael Oldani PhD, Professor, Concordia University Wisconsin
      • 4:00-4:30 pm "Pharma Sales and the Evolution of Prescriber 'Targeting'" Gail Scott MPH, Manager, Substance Use Disorders Institute, University of the Sciences Philadelphia
      • 4:30-5:00 pm Q&A/Discussion (Moderator: Marc Rodwin JD PhD) Michael Oldani PhD and Gail Scott MPH
  • 5:00 pm Conference Ends