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Thursday October 22nd, 12–1 PM PDT

OUD ECHO: Special considerations for opioid use disorder in pregnancy

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder: Cycle 3, Session 7 Special considerations for opioid use disorder in pregnancy Thursday October 22, 12–1PM PDT Presenter: Dr. Sarah Lea, Division Head GP Obstetrics South Island, Medical Lead – Perinatal Addictions South Island, Family Physician – GROW Health, & Addiction Medicine Physician – Addiction Medicine […]

Dr. Sarah Lea

Division Head GP Obstetrics South Island, Medical Lead – Perinatal Addictions South Island, Family Physician – GROW Health, & Addiction Medicine Physician – Addiction Medicine Consult Service

Tuesday November 3rd, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

AUD ECHO: Alcohol withdrawal management

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 1, Session 4 Alcohol withdrawal management Tuesday November 3rd, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: Zak Matieschyn NP(F), MN; Director, Addiction Nurse Practitioner Fellowship, BC Centre on Substance Use; Clinical Director, Nurse Practitioners, BC Ministry of Health Identify alcohol withdrawal and the mechanisms of action. Utilize the PAWSS tool to asses for […]

Zak Matieschyn NP(F), MN

Director, Addiction Nurse Practitioner Fellowship, BC Centre on Substance Use; Clinical Director, Nurse Practitioners, BC Ministry of Health

Tuesday November 17, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

OUD ECHO: Transitioning between pharmacotherapies for opioid use disorder (SROM focus)

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder: Cycle 3, Session 8 Transitioning between pharmacotherapies for opioid use disorder (SROM focus) Tuesday November 17, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: Dr. Ramm Hering, Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Island Health; Physician Lead, Addiction Medicine Consult Service (AMCS), Royal Jubilee and Victoria General Hospitals, Island Health; Victoria Site Director, BC Centre […]

Dr. Ramm Hering

Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Island Health; Physician Lead, Addiction Medicine Consult Service (AMCS), Royal Jubilee and Victoria General Hospitals, Island Health; Victoria Site Director, BC Centre on Substance Use Addiction Medicine Fellowship; Clinical Instructor, Faculty of Medicine, UBC

Thursday November 26, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

AUD ECHO: Brief intervention for high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder in primary care

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 1, Session 5 Brief intervention for high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder in primary care Thursday November 26, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: Dr. Valerie Giang, MD CCF, Addiction medicine physician, Vancouver At the end of this session, you should be able to: Define brief intervention. Describe […]

Dr. Valerie Giang

MD CCF, Addiction medicine physician, Vancouver