AzSAM Essentials of Advanced Opioid Addiction Treatment

We invite you to join us at this special program.  This event is an opportunity for those dedicated to the science of addiction medicine from across the Southwest to delve into the opioid crisis, learn and find solutions. The event will be held at the University of Arizona downtown Phoenix campus.

Location: University of Arizona downtown Phoenix Campus
Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building – Lecture Room E113 and E115
475 N. 5th Street, Phoenix  AZ 85004
This program has applied for 9 hours of CME through AAFP.
7:30 am – 8:00 am  Check in / Continental Breakfast Sponsored by Mobile AZ Substance Use Disorder
8:00am – 8:15 am Welcome – Monica Faria, MD AzSAM President
8:15 am – 9:15am  Haley Coles & Michael Dekker, DO –  Opioid Overdose Prevention and Education  
Special Populations:
9:15am – 9:45 am Luke Peterson, DO – Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy 
9:45 am – 10:15 am Tony Dekker, DO – Opioid Use Disorder with Adolescents
10: 15 am – 10:45 am Anita Karnik, MD – Caring for Veterans who have Substance Use Disorders
10:45 am – 11:00 am Break Sponsored by Connections Care Center

Special populations, continued….

11:00 am – 11:45 pm pm Anthony Dekker, DO – Chronic Relapses, medical co-morbidities
11:45 pm – 12:15 pm Panel Discussion / Q & A 
12:15 pm – 1:00 pm  Lunch Sponsored by First Step Center
1:00 pm – 2:00  pm Mike Dekker, DO & Monica Faria, MD – Advanced Topics  in Buprenorphine Prescribing 
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm  Julian Grove, MD – Chronic Pain Management and Interplay with Addiction
4:15pm  – 5:15 pm Monica Faria, MD & Simon Olstein, MD –  Setting Up Your Practice for Optimal Success
Thank you to our sponsors: