2019 Buprenorphine X-Waiver Training Series

These courses are FREE to all Wisconsin providers who are eligible to prescribe buprenorphine. Registration is required. 

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.

This series is designed to increase treatment capacity for opioid use disorders by training more prescribers to be able to treat opioid use disorders with buprenorphine. Participants may choose from one of ten courses being held across Wisconsin between February and August 2019. 

Each session is presented as a live four-hour activity, which, when paired with ASAM's four-hour on-demand course, will provide necessary education for participants to qualify for their Buprenorphine X-Waiver. ASAM offers the additional 16 hours required for NPs, PAs, and other CNSs for no additional cost.  

COURSE DETAILS
Dates and locations are subject to change.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 | 1:00-5:30 pm | Racine | Register Here

Monday, March 18, 2019 | 1:00-5:30 pm | Green Bay | Register Here

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 | 1:00-5:30 pm | Madison | registration opening soon

Friday, May 17, 2019 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm | Stevens Point | registration opening soon

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm | Wauwatosa | Register Here

Friday, June 28, 2019 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm | Eau Claire | registration opening soon

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | 1:00-5:30 pm | Madison | registration opening soon

Monday, July 29, 2019 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm | Appleton | registration opening soon

Friday, August 16, 2019 |8:00 am-12:30 pm | Wauwatosa | Register Here

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 | 8:00 am-12:30 pm | La Crosse | registration opening soon


ASAM is an approved provider by CSAT/SAMHSA of DATA 2000 training. This blended format combines 4 hours of live learning with 4 hours of self-paced online learning for a total of 8 hours. The live portion of the course will introduce learners to treating opioid use disorder with medications. The online portion is completed after the live portion and focuses on special populations and cases. Upon registration, learners will be issued access to the online portion of the blended course through the ASAM e-Learning Center.


ACCREDITATION: The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


The Buprenorphine X-Waiver Training Series is made possible through a Center for Disease Control (CDC) Public Health Crisis Cooperative Agreement (CoAg) grant. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications, and by speakers and moderators, do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.


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