May 5: “Diagnosing and Managing Hospitalized Patients with Opioid Use Disorder”

Event for health care professionals includes case presentations and Q&A.

Asante providers, employees and medical staff are invited to attend this two-and-a-half hour lunch and learn. The event takes place on:

Friday, May 5
12:30 p.m.–3 p.m.
ARRMC G-B Conference Room
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Learn from OHSU addiction medicine specialists how to identify patients with opioid use disorder (OUD) and comorbidities. You’ll also learn how to approach patients with OUD, treatment initiation, titration of medications for OUD and specifically how to comanage with acute pain.

No registration is required, but space is limited for the on-site event.


12:30–1:30 p.m.: Presentation with Linda Peng, MD. Dr. Peng is an internist and assistant professor of addiction medicine at Oregon Health & Science University. Lunch will be provided. CME credit is available.*

1:30–2 p.m.: Break

2–3 p.m.: Case studies and Q&A with Dr. Peng and Erin Brender, MD. Dr. Brender practices with Southern Oregon Hospitalists at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Bring questions and review case presentations to help guide treatment for clinical challenges.

Beginning on June 27, the DEA will require all prescribers to provide a one-time attestation that they have completed eight hours of training on the management of patients with opioid or other substance use disorders prior to renewing their DEA registration.

If you have questions, email Erin Brender, MD, or Immanuel Ijo, PharmD.

*Accreditation: Asante is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit: Asante designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Photo of Erin Brender, MD
Linda Peng, MD
Conference room

Conference Room G-B. Click image to enlarge.

Tags: cme, Erin Brender, event, hospital medicine, opioid use disorder
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