WISAM On-Demand Recordings
We are excited to host the WISAM 2021 Virtual Conference on October15-16. This conference, for anyone working in addiction medicine, will provide an invaluable opportunity for all of us to connect and learn from each other. Which is important now more than ever.
This event is not possible without the support and partnership of our sponsors. We thank all of our past supporters, and welcome new partners. This year's virtual format creates some unique and exciting ways for you to sponsor and support the event. Please note, some of these opportunities are limited and are expected to go fast! View Full Flyer Here.
REGISTER TODAY WISAM is excited to host our 2021 Annual Conference virtually on Friday, October 15 and Saturday, October 16.
SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE: (subject to change)
Friday, October 15Time (Central)7:45-8:15 a.m. Conference Welcome - Melissa Milne, APNP, Conference Chair & "2020 in review" - Charles Schauberger, MD, Co-Chair8:15-9:00 a.m. Integrating Addiction Psychiatry into a Consultation Framework: The University of Nebraska Medical Center Experience; VaKara M. Meyer Karre, MD9:00-10:00 a.m. Benzodiazepines; Matt Felgus, MD10:00-10:30 a.m. Break with Exhibits10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Buprenorphine Treatment in the Age of Fentanyl; Elizabeth Salisbury-Afshar, MD MPH FAAFP FACPM DFASAM, Hannah Snyder, MD, Melissa Milne, DNP, APNP, FNP-BC, CARN-AP, Charles Schauberger, MD12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch with Exhibits and Annual Business Meeting1:00-2:00 p.m. Treatment of Adolescents (During COVID); Lalit Singh, MD, MPH2:00-3:00 p.m. MAT During an Epidemic and Pandemic; Beth Collier, LCSW, CSAC, ICS3:00-3:30 p.m. Break with Exhibits3:30-4:30 p.m. Gender Responsive Treatment for Women with Substance Use Disorders: A Family-Centered Approach; Claudia Vankoningsveld, MA, CADC, Melissa Lemke, MA
Saturday, October 16Time (Central)8:00-8:15 a.m. Welcome8:15-9:15 a.m. Treating Methamphetamine Use Disorders; Kristin DePrey, MA, LPC, CSAC, ICS9:15-10:15 a.m. Understanding Proposed Changes to DHS 75 Rules; David Galbis-Reig, MD, DFASAM10:15-10:30 a.m. Break10:30-11:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker: ASAM Criteria for the Future State; Corey Waller, MD, MS, FACEP, DFASAM11:30-11:45 a.m. Closing Remarks, Announcements and Conference Adjournment
OVERVIEW: Evolution or revolution? 2020 felt more like a revolution. Healthcare must respond to the ever-changing needs of our society and our patients; these changes seem to be occurring with increasing speed. This conference will focus on the changes occurring in addiction medicine to aid the busy practitioners of addiction care in staying abreast of current trends and provide new and better care.
TARGET AUDIENCE: This educational activity is designed for professionals across disciplines who work in addiction treatment and prevention, including physicians, PAs, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, psychologists, social workers, mental health and substance abuse counselors, recovery coaches, law enforcement and public health workers.
Resident/ Students: $50
CME INFO: Please visit the main event page for final information on CME.
SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS: Looking to showcase your organization and products with those working in addiction medicine? Please join us as a conference exhibitor. Learn more here - registration is open!
CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations made 7 days or more in advance of the event date will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations made after that will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.
QUESTIONS: Please feel free to contact our office with any questions.
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