Monday, May 21 in Brewer, ME: Next Steps In Addressing Maine’s Opioid Crisis

Next Steps In Addressing Maine’s Opioid Crisis

Monday, May 21, 2018 – Brewer

This 3-hour education session will feature an update on Maine opioid prescribing laws and rules as well as clinical content with a compassionate, patient-centered perspective.  Educational methods will include didactics, video, individual exercises and small group discussions.

The topics covered at this session will be:

  • Opioid Use Disorder and Medication Assisted Recovery: Caring for Our Communities
  • Alternative Treatments for Chronic Pain
  • Recent Legal Changes Affecting Opioid Prescribing in Maine

This MICIS presentation activity qualifies for a maximum of 3 CME credits of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s recent legislation to address the opioid drug abuse crisis.

Presenters: Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, MD, MPH and Peter Michaud, JD, RN

Monday, May 21, 2018
5:00 PM -8:30 PM
Jeff’s Catering, 15 Littlefield Road, Brewer ME 04412
Check in begins at 4:30 PM
FREE- advanced registration is required
Light snacks will be provided

Click here To Register

The Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS) is a program of the Maine Medical Association.

The Maine Medical Education Trust designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation through the partnership of Maine Medical Education Trust and the Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS). The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association’s Committee on Continuing Medical Education to provide CME activities for physicians

For more information, contact Susan Kring at 480-4190 or skring@mainemed.com