Psychiatric Quarterly Updates: Opioid Use Disorder

February 10, 2023

The educational vision for the Psychiatry Quarterly Updates on Opioid Use Disorders is to disseminate new research findings and state of the art clinical practices to best inform the delivery of care for persons suffering from opioid use disorders. The program is developed as a partnership between researchers, clinicians and those with the lived experience of opioid use disorders. It offers continuing professional development to physicians and other health professionals.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • Utilize evidence-based therapies for opioid use disorder and be able to initiate buprenorphine/naloxone and/or other therapies for opioid use disorder.
  • Maximize adherence to opioid agonist therapy and continuity of care.
  • Manage common pitfalls encountered in the clinical management of opioid use disorders.

Location: Online

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

CME accreditation:
This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 3.25 Mainpro+® credits.
This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 3.25 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

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