Wise Prescribing and Deprescribing Paired Workshops

University of Calgary Continuing Medical Education

March 23 and May 25, 2020

The Wise Prescribing and Deprescribing: Opioid Skills for the Frontline Clinician course provides opportunities for you to review the principles and guidelines for opioid tapering, reflect on your own practices, and discuss enablers and barriers with the facilitator and with your peers. When you register you are automatically registered for the pair of workshops. 


Topic Workshop One: How to Put the Principles into My Practice: Case Scenarios 

Topic Workshop Two: What Worked and Didn’t Work: Enablers and Barriers 

For this activity, you are REQUIRED to obtain your own opioid prescription data for learning use. You will receive detailed how-to information about this aspect prior to Workshop One. 

  • Dates: Workshop One - March 23, 2020; Workshop Two - May 25, 2020
  • Location: Room TBD, Richmond Road Diagnostics and Treatment Centre, 1820 Richmond Road, Calgary
  • Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Cost: $500

For more information or to register, please visit the event website.

Online Modules
Mainpro+ Self-Learning – 7.0 credits
MOC Section 3 Self-Assessment – 7.0 hours Workshops
Mainpro+ Group Learning – 18.0 credits (6 hours at 3 credits per hour)
MOC Section 3 Self-Assessment – 6.0 hours

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