Opioid treatment training May 24

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Dr. Warren

Dr. Warren

KUSM-Wichita faculty member Dr. Daniel Warren is among the presenters at a May 24 seminar providing Medication-Assisted Treatment Training.

The free seminar is sponsored by KUSM-Wichita and the Substance Abuse Center of Kansas. Other presenters are Dr. Tim Scanlan and Chad Harmon, clinical care manager at SACK. The seminar has morning and afternoon sessions, with lunch provided.

The morning session, 8 to 11:30 a.m., will focus on the opioid epidemic in Kansas, as well as models for treatment. The emphasis for the afternoon session, 12:30 to 5:30, is on treating addiction with buprenorphine. The sessions will be in Roberts Amphitheater at the medical school, 1010 N. Kansas. Parking will be available in the lot at the northeast corner of 10th and Minnesota.

Application for up to 7 hours of CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Signup for the morning and afternoon sessions is separate. For the morning one, go to SACKSEMINAR.eventbrite.com. For the afternoon, go to SACKBUPRENORPHINE.eventbrite.com.