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Thursday April 29, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

OUD ECHO: Managing patients with co-occurring chronic pain and opioid use disorder

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder: Cycle 4, Session 6 Managing patients with co-occurring chronic pain and opioid use disorder Thursday April 29, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenters: Dr. Annabel Mead & Dr. Mike Butterfield At the end of this session, you should be able to: Describe how substance use, injury, and traumatic […]

Dr. Annabel Mead & Dr. Mike Butterfield

Dr. Annabel Mead: Clinical Assistant Professor UBC; Addiction Medicine Consultant, St Paul's Hospital; Medical Lead, BC Provincial Perinatal Substance Use Project

Tuesday May 11th, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

AUD ECHO: Pharmacotherapy approaches for alcohol use disorder

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 2, Session 5 Pharmacotherapy approaches for alcohol use disorder Tuesday May 11th, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: 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 […]

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

Tuesday May 18, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

OUD ECHO: Managing patients with co-occurring opioid and stimulant use disorders

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Opioid Use Disorder Managing patients with co-occurring opioid and stimulant use disorders Tuesday May 18, 2021, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: Dr. Rupi Brar, Interim Medical Director, Regional Addiction Program, VCH; Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC; Primary care – PHS Community Services Society; Addiction Medicine Consult Team, St Paul’s Hospital At the end of this session, […]

Dr. Rupi Brar

Interim Medical Director, Regional Addiction Program, VCH; Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC; Primary care – PHS Community Services Society; Addiction Medicine Consult Team, St Paul’s Hospital

Tuesday June 1, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT

AUD ECHO: Alcohol withdrawal management

BC ECHO on Substance Use – Alcohol Use Disorder: Cycle 2, Session 6 Alcohol withdrawal management Tuesday June 1, 12:00-1:00 PM PDT Presenter: Dr. Leslie Lappalainen, Medical Lead for Addiction Medicine, Interior Health; Addiction Medicine Consultant, Kelowna General Hospital; Clinical Instructor, University of British Columbia Identify alcohol withdrawal and the mechanisms of action. Utilize the PAWSS tool to assess […]

Dr. Leslie Lappalainen

Medical Lead for Addiction Medicine, Interior Health; Addiction Medicine Consultant, Kelowna General Hospital; Clinical Instructor, University of British Columbia