Advanced Addiction Medicine Course - Spring 2019

  • March 02, 2019
  • 7:45 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Pittsburgh, PA

Registration

  • Special price for members
  • Special price for AOA members
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The Advanced Program in Addiction Medicine will include hot topics affecting seasoned addiction medicine physicians. Those who have completed the Essentials of Addiction Medicine Course and those who have a CAQ in addiction medicine are encouraged to attend.

Dates: Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 7:45am - 4:45pm. 
Conference location: Thomas Starzl Biomedical Science Tower, Room S123, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Agenda (8 hours of AOA Category 1-A and AAFP Prescribed Credit Hours of CME):
Saturday, March 2, 2019      
  • 7:45 - 8:45am - Advanced - Co-occurring disorders: Substance Induced vs. Primary Psychiatric Disorder - Julie Kmiec, DO
  • 8:45 - 9:45am - Advanced - Alcohol Biomarkers - Alcohol - Medical and Legal Considerations - William Morrone, DO
  • 9:45 - 10am - Break        
  • 10:00 - 11:00am - Advanced - Problematic Prescription Medications - Stephen Wyatt, DO
  • 11:00 - Noon - Advanced – Intermediate Motivational Interviewing – Antoine Douaihy, MD
  • Noon - 12:30pm - Lunch provided                            
  • 12:30 - 1:30pm - Advanced - Heroin and the Fentanyl Crisis - William Morrone, DO
  • 1:30 - 2:30pm - TBD - Marla Kushner, DO
  • 2:30 - 2:45pm - Break    
  • 2:45 - 3:45pm - Advanced – Opioids and pain with the SUD patient – advanced scenarios with case based presentation - Stephen Wyatt, DO
  • 3:45 - 4:45pm - Starting Opioid Use Treatment in the Emergency Department and Hospital Settings - Julie Kmiec, DO
Conference Fees:
  • AOAAM Members - $199.00
  • Non-members - $425.00


Lodging:
A block of rooms has been reserved for AOAAM at the Hilton Garden Inn, a 4-minute walk to the conference. The guest room rate is $121 per night and includes a full hot breakfast at the Garden Grille Restaurant. Vouchers will be given upon check-in. This rate will be available through 2/2/2018. Use this link to book a room: AOAAM – Hotel Reservations – Pittsburgh March 2019

Hilton Garden Inn
Pittsburgh University Place
3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

The mission of the American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine is to improve the health of individuals and families burdened with the disease of addiction.

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