7th Annual Prescription Drug Abuse & Heroin Symposium
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This program is the largest statewide collaboration of professionals from local, state and federal agencies, business, academia, clinicians, treatment providers, counselors, educators, state and national leaders, and advocates impacted by Rx drug abuse. Through this type of collaboration, your work can be more impactful in bringing solutions to this issue that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared a public health crisis in 2012.
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Thank you to the following organizations for supporting the event:
Indiana University Health
Riley Children's Health
Aegis Sciences Corporation
Community Health Network
Patients Choice Laboratories
Tara Treatment Center
Fairbanks Treatment Center
Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Indiana State Medical Association
About Aegis Science Corporation
Aegis Sciences Corporation is a laboratory sciences company providing science-driven testing and consulting services for clients such as healthcare providers, pharmaceutical companies, professional and amateur sports organizations, leading college and university athletic programs, medical examiners, Fortune 500 corporations, and government agencies throught the United States.
About American Institue of Toxicology
Vigilant patient monitoring prevents prescription drug misuse. American Institute of Toxicology, a HealthTrackRx company, is a leading clinical solutions company that strives to improve health outcomes and patient care by assisting providers to mitigate risk in treating patients through prevention and early detection. Visit www.guidemed.com for more information.
About Indiana University Health
Named among the "Best Hospitals in America" by U.S. News & World Report for 19 consecutive years, Indiana University Health is dedicated to providing a unified standard of preeminent, patient-centered care. A unique partnership with Indiana University School of Medicine – one of the nation's leading medical schools – gives our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. Learn more at iuhealth.org.
About Riley Children’s at Indiana University Health
The maternity and newborn health program at Riley Children’s Health brings together a multidisciplinary team of maternal fetal medicine physicians, neonatologists, and pediatric and adult subspecialists to provide the best care for mother and baby. With this coordinated care plan, along with the state’s leading technology and research in infant mortality, Hoosier moms have access to better outcomes whether their diagnosis is provided early in the pregnancy or they are transferred to IU Health via Lifeline with an immediate need. Learn more at rileychildrens.org.
Alkermes plc (NASDAQ: ALKS) is a fully integrated, global biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines for the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) diseases. The company has a diversified commercial product portfolio and a substantial clinical pipeline of product candidates for chronic diseases that include schizophrenia, depression, addiction and multiple sclerosis. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Alkermes plc has an R&D center in Waltham, Massachusetts; a research and manufacturing facility in Athlone, Ireland; and a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Ohio. For more information, please visit Alkermes’ website at www.alkermes.com.
LabPro, Inc. is your trusted partner in providing full spectrum clinical laboratory testing services to support patient care. Our state of the art facility and equipment provide fast, accurate lab results, and our professional staff ensures the highest standard of customer service. Our mission is to develop a customized solution that allows the provider to dedicate their focus to their patients and provide the highest level of care. Visit www.labpro.com for more information.
What is the availablity of a hotel room at the Marriott?
If you wish to take advantage of the symposium's discounted rate with the Marriott Indianapolis Downtown you must book before September 14th. Hotel rooms will be held at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown for a guest rate of $107/night until September 14, 2016. At that time, all unreserved rooms in the block will be released for general sale at the standard rate and upon availability. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit, or guaranteed with a major credit card or by guest. Any reservation canceled within (24) hours of the arrival date, will be charged for one (1) night’s room and tax. Guests can make online reservations under the Rx Symposium room block using this link; https://resweb.passkey.com/go/RXSymposium
Where do I park and what is the cost?
Parking will be available at Lucas Oil Stadium in their south parking lot. Parking will be on a first come first serve basis and will cost $5.00 per car per day.
Parking is also available at the Circle Center Mall parking garage located one block from the venue.
Other parking locations: http://www.downtownindy.org/get-around-downtown/park/
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
What is the refund policy?
You may request a full refund until October 1, 2015.
Who should I contact with questions regarding the program or sponsorship opportunities?
Natalie Robinson at 317-233-6143 or firstname.lastname@example.org
12 Hours of Continuing Education Credits:
- CLE/NLS Credit - See session description document to review the breakouts that are pending CLE approval. The maximum Non-Legal Subject (NLS) credits per three-year education period that can be claimed by the corresponding category of individuals is: Attorney - 12; State Level Judicial Officer - 18.
- CEUs for Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, Marriage & Family Therapists & Mental Health Counselors
ACPE Credit (see details below)
CME Credit (see details below)
Law Enforcement Training Board (LETB) Credit - May partially satisfy law enforcement in-service training requirements
*ACPE PHARMACIST ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
PURDUE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF PHARMACY IS ACCREDITED BY THE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR PHARMACY EDUCATION AS A PROVIDER OF CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION. THIS IS A KNOWLEDGE BASED, CONTINUING EDUCATION ACTIVITY OF PURDUE UNIVERSITY, AN EQUAL ACCESS/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INSTITUTION. UNIVERSAL ACTIVITY NUMBER (UAN): 0018-9999-15-090-L04-P, TBD CONTACT HOURS (TBD CEU).
*CME ACCREDITATION INFORMATION
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Indiana State Medical Association (ISMA) and the Office of the Indiana Attorney General. The ISMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The ISMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.)
While offering the CME credit hours listed in these pages, these activities are not intended to provide extensive training in a field.
In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by the ISMA must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor. Prior to the activity, all faculty, authors, editors and planning committee members participating in an ISMA-sponsored activity are required to disclose to attendees any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.