Medication-Assisted Treatment for Substance Use Disorders

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This Ben Taub General Hospital - Internal Medicine Series event will take place on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 12:15 P.M. Attendance for this event will only be available through Zoom.

CME Information

Needs Statement

Faculty physicians and allied health practitioners actively involved in patient care in both the inpatient and outpatient setting at BTH, HHS, BCM CHI St. Luke's, the VA,and the Baylor Clinic need to be updated on strategies for implementing team-learning techniques, synthesizing the literature on health and marijuana, and analyzing effective transitions of care. The series aims to broaden the awareness of learners in these topic areas and enhance their skills to improve patient outcomes.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, the participants should be able to:

  • List evidence-based medications for the general practice provider used to treat substance use disorders (SUD) in the long term.
  • Describe the risks and benefits of SUD medications and how to monitor for their side effects in the primary care or inpatient setting.
  • Discuss the use of SUD medication during transition to the outpatient setting from hospital discharge.
  • Review safe and effective pain management related to the prescribing and monitoring of opioids and other controlled substances and best practices in communicating with patients regarding these prescriptions.

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Medical Students
  • Fellows
  • Nurses
  • Other Health Professionals

Accreditation/Credit Designation

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Directors

  1. Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine
  2. Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

Disclosure Policy

The Office of Continuing Medical Education (OCME) makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based, accurate, current, and objectively presented. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education Standards for Commercial SupportSM, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) has implemented a mechanism requiring everyone in a position to control the content of an educational activity (e.g., directors, planning committee members, contributors, peer reviewers) to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests (drug/device companies) and manage/resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. Individuals must disclose to participants the existence or non-existence of financial relationships: 1) at the time of the activity or within 12 months prior; and 2) of their spouses/partners.

Baylor College of Medicine does not view the existence of interests or relationships with commercial entities as implying bias or decreasing the value of a presentation. It is up to the participants to determine whether the interests or relationships influence the presenter with regard to exposition or conclusions.

If at any time during this activity you feel that there has been commercial or promotional bias, please inform us by using the commercial bias comments box in the evaluation form. Please answer the questions about balance in the CME activity evaluation candidly.

Disclosures

The following individual(s) has/have reported financial or other relationship(s) with commercial entities whose products/services may relate to the educational content of this activity:

Presenters

  1. Colleen Alyssa Keough, M.D.

    Colleen Alyssa Keough, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  2. Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O., FASAM

    Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O., FASAM

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

Program Directors

  1. Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  2. Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Speakers Bureau Membership: Genomic Health (spouse); Pfizer/Astellas (spouse)

Planning Committee Members

  1. Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Joslyn W. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  2. Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Cara A. Foldes, M.D., M.P.H.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Speakers Bureau Membership: Genomic Health (spouse); Pfizer/Astellas (spouse)
  3. Lubna Khawaja, M.D.

    Lubna Khawaja, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  4. Kristen Lavere, M.D.

    Kristen Lavere, M.D.

    Internal Medicine Resident
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  5. Erica Lescinskas, M.D.

    Erica Lescinskas, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  6. Chirayu Shah, M.D., M.Ed.

    Chirayu Shah, M.D., M.Ed.

    Associate Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:

    Nothing to disclose.

  7. Stephanie Sherman, M.D.

    Stephanie Sherman, M.D.

    Assistant Professor
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Disclosure:
    • Honorarium Recipient: Human Diagnosis Project

CME Credit Available

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Presenters:

  1. Colleen Alyssa Keough, M.D.

    Colleen Alyssa Keough, M.D.

    Assistant Professor Baylor College of Medicine
  2. Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O., FASAM

    Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O., FASAM

    Associate Professor Baylor College of Medicine