Caron Treatment Centers and Stony Brook Southampton Hospital present the 5th Annual Addiction Medicine Symposium recommended for medical doctors, physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, therapists, medical students, residents and social workers.
Click here for a list of speakers and a detailed agenda.
- Comprehend addiction as a disorder that involves elements of both impulsivity and compulsivity.
- Be familiar with the three stages of addiction: binge/intoxication, withdrawal/negative affect and preoccupation/anticipation.
- Have a better understanding of ways to treat pain.
- Be aware of the legal and ethical issues when prescribing opiates to patients.
CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDITS
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This event has been approved for 6 Contact Hours by the New York State Education Department.