Understanding the Science and Scope of Opioid Use Disorder:
Guidance for Adopting Strategies and Best Practice

May 11, 2015 | 7:15am – 4:45pm
BU School of Medicine | Hiebert Lounge | Boston, MA


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Agenda | Monday, May 11th


7:15am
Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15
Welcome & Introduction
Monica Bharel, MD, MPH, Commissioner of the Department of Public Health

8:45
Compassionate Care To Those Who Suffer From Addictive Disorders
Donna M. White, RN, PhD, CNS, CADAC

9:35
My _______   has an Addiction. What do I do? Where do I turn? HELP!  
Colleen LaBelle,  BSN, RN-BC, CARN

10:10
Break

10:30
Understanding Addiction as a Brain Disease: The Neurobiology of Substance Use Disorders
Sarah Bagley, MD

11:15
Managing Pain in Patients with an Addiction History
Dan Alford, MD

12:00
Lunch

1:00
The Genetic Basis for Opioid Addiction and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome  
Elisha Wachman, MD

1:45
Project RESPECT: Dignified Treatment for Pregnant Women
Kelley Saia, MD
Sarah Katherman, LICSW
Andrea Hutcheson, RN, NP

2:45
Break

3:00
Providing optimal care for infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Evidence based interventions and traditions
Karan Barry, RN
James Moses, MD

3:30
Mandated Reporting and the Substance Exposed Newborn: An Update
Genevieve Preer, MD
Katie Collins, LICSW

4:00
Project ASSERT- Patient Stories
Ludi Young
Ed Bernstein, MD

4:45
Closing Remarks
Kate Walsh, CEO Boston Medical Center

Evaluations, Adjourn