Difficult conversations in opioid management: limiting, reducing, or stopping opioids (June 19, 2014) This webinar focuses on how to communicate a patient-centered approach to limiting, reducing, or stopping opioids in a variety of clinical scenarios.
Trends in State Prescription Drug Laws: A Changing Health Care Environment (June 11, 2014) The presentation will outline latest legislative trends in state prescription drug monitoring programs (PMPs), regulation of pain clinics and pain management, and prescribing practices for chronic pain.
Opioid Safety with Naloxone (May 21, 2014) May 21, 2014
Why Is There No FDA Oversight Of Psychometric Tests To Evaluate Prescription Opioid Misuse?…Moving From Empiricism To Ethics (May 14, 2014) May 14, 2014
FDA Labeling Changes for Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids: Rationale and Clinical Implications (December 11, 2013) December 11, 2013
A Brief Guide to Pharmacogenetics and Pain Management (September 25, 2013) This webinar will examine the genetic basis for differences in clinical responses observed among patients receiving opioid analgesics.
Multidimensional Care of Chronic Pain: Reducing Reliance on Opioids for Relief (June 26, 2013) This webinar will explore a multidimensional clinical approach to the treatment of chronic pain (and co-occurring mental health and substance disorders) that can be implemented in both primary and specialty practices.
Urine Drug Testing in Chronic Pain: A Patient Centered Approach (June 25, 2013) This webinar will provide an overview of the benefits and limitations of urine drug testing in patients with chronic pain.
Assessing for Risk, Benefit and Harm when Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain (May 15, 2013) Patient-provider agreements and informed consents are important as are ongoing monitoring for benefit and harm using frequent face-to-face assessments, urine drug tests, pill counts and prescription drug monitoring program data.
Prescription Opioid Overdose and the Public Health Response (December 12, 2012)
"8" Reliable Principles to Safe Opioid Prescribing (November 1, 2012)