Addiction Medicine for All Providers
A Risk Management Program
Thursday, June 21, 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm, and Friday June 22, 2012 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Massachusetts Medical Society,
860 Winter Street,
Waltham, MA 02451
This conference will prepare physicians and allied health professionals to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to identify and manage substance use disorders and addiction co-morbidities in their practice.
For more information, please visit http://www.masam.org/yahoo_site_admin/assets/docs/MASAM_Registration_Brochure_11x17_-_Final.7284711.pdf.
CME/Accreditation Statement:The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 10 risk management credits, including 3.0 credits in effective pain management and prescribing of controlled substances.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Joint Sponsorship of the Massachusetts Medical Society and the Massachusetts Society of Addiction Medicine.
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Nursing Credits: 3.2 contact hours on Thursday and 7.8 contact hours on Friday will be awarded to nurses through the Nursing Department at Lemuel Shattuck Hospital.