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Recovery-oriented Psychiatric Care

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Medication Assisted Treatment for Addictions - Overdose Prevention

Learning Objectives - Participants will be better able to:

  • Overview the major options for medication assisted treatment (MAT)
  • Describe the clinical risks and benefits of MAT
  • Describe the rationale and strategies for preventing overdose
  • Describe the strengths and shortfalls of MAT programs in relation to comprehensive, recovery oriented approaches to substance use

CME: You can earn 1.25 CME credits

When: Thursday, March 23, 2017

11:45 am - 1:00 pm EDT

Course Directors:

Wesley Sowers, MD

Robert Marin, MD

Guest Experts:

David Moltz, MD, Psychiatrist, Addiction Resource Center, Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick, ME

Mark Beuger, MD, CTT Team 2 Psychiatrist, Pittsburgh Mercy, Pittsburgh, PA

Tony Carino, MD, Associate Medical Director for Psychiatry, Janian Medical Care, Project for Psychiatric Outreach to the Homeless and Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

*Community Psychiatry Forum: Free online videoconference offered twice each month. Continuing Medical Education credits available.