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A primer for Opioid Agonist Therapy, focusing on the core approaches to managing and prescribing Suboxone and Methadone. An excellent start to understanding OAT through case discussion and didactic teaching.
- Identify opioid use disorder in primary care.
- Explain the model of addiction as a chronic disease, requiring long term management by health care professional(s) as well as mental health, spiritual and social support.
- Perform a comprehensive assessment of an individual with opioid use disorder and select appropriate treatment options.
- Recognize the unique pharmacology of methadone and buprenorphine/naloxone.
Registrants must complete the following required documentation:
- Needs Assessment
- Session Evaluation
- MainPro+ Post-reflective Activity
These documents will be sent to registrants via email or handed out during the event.
Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Other Health Professions: $200.00
This event is not available via MBTelehealth sites throughout Winnipeg and Manitoba and also not available via livestream.
Only paid registrants can receive credits and access speakers’ presentations post-event.
Full refund less a $35 administrative fee if cancelled 10 days or more prior to the event. No refund will be provided after this time.
This three-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba for up to 9.0 Mainpro+ credits.
This activity is an Accredited Simulation Activity (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CPD Medicine Program, University of Manitoba on November 10, 2020 and expires November 10, 2023. Remember to visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes. You may claim a maximum of 3.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).
Participants should only claim credit for the actual number of hours attended.
The University of Manitoba CPD Medicine Program is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME).