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Tuesday February 2, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST

AUD ECHO: Harm reduction approaches to high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 2, Session 2 Harm reduction approaches to high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder Tuesday February 2, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST Presenter: Dr. Alana Hirsh MD, CCFP (EM)(AM); Primary Care and Addiction Medicine Physician, PHS Community Services Society; Assistant Clinical Professor, UBC At the end of this session, […]

Dr. Alana Hirsh

MD, CCFP (EM)(AM); Primary Care and Addiction Medicine Physician, PHS Community Services Society; Assistant Clinical Professor, UBC

Thursday February 11, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST

OUD ECHO: Decoding urine drug tests

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder: Cycle 4, Session 1 Decoding urine drug tests Thursday February 11, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST Presenter: Dr. Sharon Vipler At the end of this session, you should be able to: 1. Describe the difference between point-of-care urine drug tests (UDT) and laboratory UDT 2. Develop a […]

Dr. Sharon Vipler

MD, CCFP (AM), dipl.ABAM; UBC Clinical Assistant Professor; Program Medical Director & Regional Department Head, Addiction Medicine and Substance Use Services, Fraser Health; Clinician at Creekside Withdrawal Management Unit, Surrey Rapid Access Addiction Clinic, Quibble Creek Opioid Agonist Therapy Clinic and St. Paul’s Hospital

Thursday February 25, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST

OUD ECHO: Extended-release buprenorphine

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder: Cycle 4, Session 2 Extended-release buprenorphine Thursday February 25, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST Presenter: Dr. Paxton Bach, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia; Associate Director, BCCSU Clinical Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program; Addiction Medicine Physician and Preceptor, St. Paul’s Hospital   At the end of […]

Dr. Paxton Bach

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia; Associate Director, BCCSU Clinical Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program; Addiction Medicine Physician and Preceptor, St. Paul’s Hospital  

Tuesday March 2, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST

AUD ECHO: Considerations for high-risk drinking or alcohol use disorder in pregnancy

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 2, Session 3 Considerations for high-risk drinking or alcohol use disorder in pregnancy  Tuesday March 2, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PST Presenter: Dr. Sarah Lea, Division Head GP Obstetrics Geo 4 and Co-Lead Maternity Care; Perinatal Addiction Physician Lead, Island Health; Family Physician – GROW Health; Addiction […]

Dr. Sarah Lea

Division Head GP Obstetrics Geo 4 and Co-Lead Maternity Care; Perinatal Addiction Physician Lead, Island Health; Family Physician – GROW Health; Addiction Medicine Physician – Addiction Medicine Consult Service Victoria General Hospital