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Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists

Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists

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Overview

Discover New Guidelines with Online CME

Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists is a case-based, review that takes a comprehensive look at the most relevant information on the identification and management of substance use disorders.

 

Headed by Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, expert speakers cover major substances used — alcohol, opioids, stimulants, benzodiazepines, tobacco/nicotine, and cannabis — and defines longitudinal, comprehensive and coordinated care strategies. This addiction medicine CME course will help you to better:

  • Define addiction in terms of it being a relapsing and chronic disease
  • Distinguish between pharmacologic, medical, and behavioral strategies for opioid use treatment
  • Outline approaches to identify and treat substance use in adolescents and adults
  • Identify the commonly occurring infectious diseases seen in patients with addictions
  • Compare prescribing patterns for patients with acute and chronic pain
  • Classify psychiatric disorders that coexist with substance use disorders

Topics / Speakers

Addiction: A Progressive Relapsing Chronic Disease
David Fiellin, MD

 

Identification and Initial Management of Unhealthy Alcohol and Other Drug Use
Richard Saitz, MD, MPH

 

Harm Reduction Including Overdose and Its Prevention
Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP

 

Management of Acute Intoxication, Withdrawal, and Early Recovery, and Perioperative Care in Persons with Unsafe Use of Licit and Illicit Substances
Zoe M. Weinstein, MD, MS

 

Alcohol Use Disorder: Assessment and Treatment
Richard Saitz, MD, MPH

 

Opioids: Pharmacologic, Medical, and Behavioral Characteristics and Long-Term Management
Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH

 

Stimulants: Pharmacologic, Medical, and Behavioral Characteristics and Long-Term Management
Alexander Y. Walley, MD, MSc

 

Benzodiazepine Use Disorder
Tae Woo Park, MD

 

Substance Use Across the Life Span: A Focus on Adolescent Alcohol, Nicotine, and Cannabis Use
Nicholas Chadi, MD, MPH

 

Tobacco/Nicotine: Pharmacologic, Medical, and Behavioral Characteristics and Long-Term Management
Hasmeena Kathuria, MD

 

Pain and Addiction: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management
Phoebe A. Cushman, MD, MS

 

Addiction and Psychiatric Co-Morbidity
John A. Renner, Jr., MD

 

Office-Based Systems for Safer Opioid Prescribing for Acute and Chronic Pain and Long-Term Treatment of Substance Use Disorder in the Primary Care Setting (Alcohol, Opioids, Stimulants, Tobacco)
Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP

 

Value-Driven Priorities for Addressing Infectious Consequences of the Opioid Crisis
Benjamin Linas, MD

Faculty

Course Director

Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

Medical Director

Massachusetts Consultation Service for Treatment of Addiction and Pain (MCSTAP)

Section of General Internal Medicine

Department of Medicine

Boston Medical Center

Boston, MA

Faculty

Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Associate Dean

Continuing Medical Education, Director

Clinical Addiction Research and Education (CARE) Unit

Boston University School of Medicine

Boston Medical Center

Boston, MA

Nicholas Chadi, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Division of Adolescent Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Sainte-Justine University Hospital Center

University of Montreal

QC, Canada

Phoebe Cushman, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of General Internal Medicine

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Boston, MA

Diplomate in Addiction Medicine

American Board of Preventive Medicine

David Fiellin, MD

Professor of Medicine

Emergency Medicine, and Public Health

Director, Program in Addiction Medicine

Yale School of Medicine

New Haven, CT

Hasmeena Kathuria, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

Director, Tobacco Treatment Center

Boston Medical Center

Boston, MA

Benjamin Linas, MD

Boston University

Schools of Medicine and Public Health

Boston Medical Center

Boston, MA

Tae Woo Park, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Boston University School of Medicine

Attending Psychiatrist

Boston Medical Center

Boston, MA

John A. Renner, Jr., MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Boston University School of Medicine

Associate Chief of Psychiatry

VA Boston Healthcare System

Director, Addiction Psychiatry Residency Training Program BUMC/VA

Boston, MA

Richard Saitz, MD, MPH

Chair, Department of Community Health Sciences (CHS)

Professor of Community Health Sciences & Medicine

Boston University School of Public Health

Boston, MA

Alexander Y. Walley, MD, MSc

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Grayken Addiction Medicine Fellowship

Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit

Boston Medical Center

Boston University School of Medicine

Boston, MA

Zoe M. Weinstein, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

Director, Addiction Consult Service

Boston Medical Center

Assistant Director

Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program BU/BMC

Boston, MA

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

 

This Enduring Material activity, Addiction Medicine for Non-Specialists, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins 08/01/2020. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Date of Original Release: August 1, 2019
Date of Credit Termination: August 1, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 12.5 hours

 

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe addiction in terms of it being a relapsing and chronic disease
  • Differentiate among pharmacologic, medical, and behavioral strategies for opioid use treatment
  • Outline substance use identification and treatment for adolescents and adults
  • Identify the commonly occurring infectious diseases seen in patients with addictions
  • Compare prescribing for patients with acute pain and chronic pain
  • Identify psychiatric disorders that co-occur with substance use disorders

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for internists, family physicians, general psychiatrists, emergency physicians, adolescent medicine doctors, pediatricians, and general neurologists.

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a CMEinfo video production

Provider: Oakstone CME

Course Director:
Christopher W. Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine Medical Director Massachusetts Consultation Service for Treatment of Addiction and Pain (MCSTAP)

Section of General Internal Medicine Department of Medicine

Boston Medical Center Boston, MA

Credits: Earn a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 12.5 ABIM MOC points

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