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Opioid Tapering and Disposal Resources Webinar

Webinar | Jan. 24, 2019 | 1:00pm CT (2:00pm ET)
Opioid Tapering and Disposal Resources

The Team for Innovation in Medication Safety (TIMES) invites you to join a webinar on new resources and tools for tapering opioids and disposing of them properly.

Who Should Attend:
Pharmacists, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and other healthcare providers interested in providing care to patients on opioids. Patients and caregivers are welcome to join the webinar as well.

Goals:
• Review key components of the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
• Locate and access TIMES-developed resources for tapering opioids and safe drug disposal
• Apply TIMES-developed resources on tapering opioids, managing withdrawal symptoms, and safe drug disposal to specific patient scenarios.

Presenters:

Bill Bryant
MD, FAAFP, CAQ (Geriatrics), CMD, CPPS, Geriatrician and Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer, Owensboro Health System

Teresa DeLellis
PharmD, RPh, BCPS, BCGP, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice,
Manchester University College of Pharmacy

Bill Gossard
Patient Advocate, Tipton, IN

Anees Kanorwala
PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MS Baptist Health System

Amanda Ryan
PharmD, BCGP, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, atom Alliance

Date: Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. CT/ 2 p.m. ET
Duration: 1 hour

Click here to register!==