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X-Express: Buprenorphine Prescribing for Beginners

X-Express: Buprenorphine Prescribing for Beginners
Date: August 16, 2022 - August 16, 2022
Time: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Location: Zoom
Venue: Webinar

Speakers:
Jessica Merlin, MD, PhD, MBA, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh
Katie Fitzgerald Jones, APN, ACHPN, Nurse Practitioner, Veterans Affairs, Boston

A tailored training for Palliative Care Providers

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the goals and principles of buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder
  • Explain the new training requirements in order to prescribe buprenorphine
  • Discuss the pharmacology of buprenorphine as compared with other medications for opioid use disorder
  • Review best practices for initiation, dose stabilization, maintenance and discontinuation
  • Discuss clinical cases that demonstrate how buprenorphine treatment can be delivered in various clinical settings

CME, CNE & CPE Available!

To register: Click here!