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Tahlequah Addiction Medicine Medical Professionals

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Cherokee Community Building

908 South College Avenue

Tahlequah, OK 74464

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Learn about the risks of prescription opioids, and how opioid use is impacting your community.

Help us prevent future addiction to these drugs that can become deadly when misused.

Alternative methods to pain management will be discussed and demonstrated each day of the event.

OSU Medicine physicians, residents and staff will be on hand to provide information.


CEUs: Dental Professionals, EMT/Paramedic, Pharmacists, Dieticians and DTR.


Guest Speaker:

Jason Beaman, D.O., M.S., M.P.H

Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Oklahoma State University - OSU Center for Health Sciences


Topics Covered:

The Opioid Epidemic

Neurobiology & Red Flags of Addiction

Signs & Symptoms of Mental Illness

Medication Assisted Treatment


FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


Funding for this event was made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through a cooperative agreement with the Oklahoma State Department of Health, Injury Prevention Service. The views expressed in written materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

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Cherokee Community Building

908 South College Avenue

Tahlequah, OK 74464

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