Pain, Addiction, and the Law

 

CME Course

Saturday, October 1, 2016

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 

 

Tentative Schedule

07:15 - 07:45a    Continental Breakfast, Registration & Exhibits

07:45 - 08:00a    Overview

08:00 - 08:45a    CDC Opioid Guidelines - Now What?

08:45 - 09:30a    The North Carolina Medical Board's View on Opioid Prescribing

09:30 - 10:15a     Non-Opioid Medications for Pain Management

10:15 - 10:30a     Break

10:30 - 11:15a     Opioid Addiction vs. Dependence in Pain Management:  Current Evidence and Future Directions

11:15 - 12:00p     Assessing Substance Use Disorders Among Pregnant and Parenting Women

12:00 - 12:30p     Morning Review & Panel Discussion

12:30 - 01:30p    Lunch

01:30 - 02:15p     Problems of Addiction

02:15 - 03:00p     Prescription Drug Diversion

03:00 - 03:15p     Break & Exhibits

03:15 - 04:00p     Rescue Home Naloxone Therapy

04:00 - 04:45p     The Opioid Epidemic - A Criminal Perspective

04:45 - 05:15p     Afternoon Review & Panel Discussion