Treating Our Dependence on Opioids and Other Drugs
opioid dependence, opioid epidemic, drug dependence, addiction, analgesics - opioid, narcotics, substance-related disorders, opioid-related disorders, drug and narcotic control
Medicine and Health Sciences | Psychiatry
Speaker: Lloyd I. Sederer, MD – Chief Medical Officer, State of New York, Office of Mental Health
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine the opioid epidemic and dependence and solutions for treatment.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Discuss current trends in opioid dependence and assess the current clinical gap.
- Examine solutions to combat opioid and other drug dependence.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Lloyd Sederer, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: February 20, 2019
Expiration Date: February 20, 2021
Sederer, Lloyd I. MD, "Treating Our Dependence on Opioids and Other Drugs" (2019). Psychiatry. 2.