WISAM 2019 Annual Conference

Schedule subject to change

Thursday, September 26, 2019

7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

8:30 am - Conference Kickoff/Opening Remarks

8:45-10:00 am - How to Survive a Plague: What the US Response to AIDS Can Teach Us About the Opioid Epidemic; Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH

10:00-10:15 am - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

10:15-11:45 am - Workshops:

Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
Emerging Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder; Sela Kurter, MD
    Motivational Interviewing: Adolescents and Marijuana; Matthew Stohs, MD; Himanshu Agrawal, MD;  Courtney Barry, PsyD; Barbara Sieck, PhD; Christopher Takala, DO; Sarah Trost, PhD.
      Somatic Therapies: Yoga, Zen Meditation, Qigong, Tai Chi; CAPT Ted Hall, PharmD and David Nelson, PhD

      12:00-1:15 pm - Lunch; WISAM Annual Business Meeting and Elections

      1:15 - 1:45 pm - Dessert Reception with Exhibitors

      1:45 -3:15 pm Workshops:

      Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
      Rural Perspectives of SUD Treatment and Prevention; Mark Lim, MD; Sheila Weix, MSN, RN, CARN; Talal Khan, MD

        Treatment Perspectives and Barriers to Care in the African American and Hispanic Populations; Algernon Felice, PhD; Marcia Walton, MS, LPC-IT, SAC-IT; Gena de Sousa, MS, CSAC, CS-IT

          Equine Therapy and Hypnotherapy; Tami Bahr, LCSW and David Nelson, PhD

          3:15-3:30 pm - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

          3:30-4:30 pm - Increasing Alcohol Use in Wisconsin & the US: Public Mental Health Approaches Can Help Cork the Bottle; Michael Bohn, MD

          4:30-4:45 pm - Q&A Session and Closing Remarks

          4:45-5:30 pm - Reception

          Friday, September 27, 2019

          7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast

          8:10 am - Introductory Remarks

          8:15-8:45 am - A Valedictory from our Founding President; Michael Miller, MD, DFASAM

          8:45-9:15 am - MPD's Mental Health Unit: A Community Partnership Approach to Improve Outcomes; Chief Michael C. Koval, City of Madison Police Department

          9:15-10:15 am - U.S. Law Enforcement and the Opioid Epidemic; Asst. U.S. Attorneys William Lipscomb and David Conway

          10:15-10:45 am - Networking Break

          10:45 am - 12:15 pm - Workshops:

          Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
          Tapering Buprenorphine; Matthew Felgus, MD and Aleksandra Zgierska, MD
            Supporting Providers through Patient Overdose; Ritu Bhatnagar, MD and Dean Krahn, MD
              Peer Support Workshop: MARI & the ED2Recovery Program; Officer Bernie Albright; Joseph Balles; Tanya Kraege; Sarah Johnson

              12:15-1:15 pm - Lunch & Roundtable Special Interest Topic Discussions

              1:15-2:45 pm - Workshops:

              Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
              Psychotherapy in MAT; Thomas Hayes, PhD and John Ewing, MD
                Modalities of Trauma Treatment: EMDR Therapy and Brainspotting; Lori Duzan, MS, LPC; Jeff Ryan, LPC, CSAC
                  Alternatives to Jail: The Evidence Behind Drug Courts; Jason Latva; Judge Mary Triggiano

                  2:45-3:00 pm - Networking Break

                  3:00-4:00 pm - Closing Address; Julie Willems Van Dijk, Deputy Secretary, Wisconsin DHS

                  4:00-4:15 pm - Closing Remarks & Announcements

                  CME Accreditation

                  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine (WISAM). ASAM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

                  Designation: The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

                  MEB Opioid Prescribing Education: This live course has been approved by the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board as meeting the requirements for the two-hour continuing education course on responsible opioid prescribing per Med 13.03(3) of the Wisconsin Administrative Code.

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