WCMS Presents: Navigating the Opioid Waters

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Ann Arbor City Club

1830 Washtenaw Avenue

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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Join WCMS for a practical discussion and application of how physicians can achieve patient success when navigating Michigan's opioid laws.

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The newly implemented opioid laws represent significant changes in the responsibilities of physicians. Join WCMS and learn how to remain compliant and ensure the best outcomes for patients.

Pain Management CME available!

2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Speakers: 

  • EDWARD JOUNEY, DO, MS: University of Michigan, Psychiatry. Focuses on chronic pain management with co-occurring substance use disorders, opioid and benzodiazepine detoxification, and addiction treatment during pregnancy.
  • POOJA LAGISETTY, MD, MSc: University of Michigan, General Internist. Focuses on patients with co-morbid pain and substance use disorders, MAT, and models to integrate behavioral and physical health treatment.
  • DAVID WARTINGER, DO: Michigan Medicaid. Focuses on improving practice management and risk mitigation skills through better chart documentation and will highlight the changing landscape of the opioid epidemic in 2019. 

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This event, including dinner, is hosted to WCMS members free of charge. Non-WCMS members must pay $35 to attend.

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Who we are: The Washtenaw County Medical Society (WCMS) is the leading physician medical association for legislative action & community outreach since 1827.

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Statement of Accreditation:

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 Michigan State Medical Society and Washtenaw County Medical Society. The Michigan State Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:

The Michigan State Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Ann Arbor City Club

1830 Washtenaw Avenue

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

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