Mon., Apr. 8, 4 p.m., WVU Health Sciences Center, Okey Patteson Auditorium
Statistically, someone in the United States dies of a drug overdose every seven minutes. A life lost in the past cannot be recovered, but the healthcare community can proactively discuss efforts to curb the ongoing loss of lives due to drug overdoses, starting at the pivotal point of the opioid epidemic with one common denominator - STIGMA.
Join the Office of Interprofessional Education for a dynamic, interactive presentation and multi-panel event on Monday, April 8 at 4 p.m. in Okey Patteson Auditorium at the WVU Health Sciences Center. Ryan Feldman from the Netflix documentary, Recovery Boys, will also be a panel participant.
This event is free and open to the public and pizza will be available on a first come, first served basis. Audience participants can pose questions to experts from WVU, the local community and those with lived experiences.
Panel discussions will center around topics such as pain, pregnancy, infectious diseases, community and lived experiences.
Psychiatrists and primary Care Physicians are in a unique position to help shape mental health care delivery using integrated care approaches. A workshop on applying the collaborative care approach, led by Dr. Mark Duncan is available on August 14, 2019. This workshop provides participants with the practical skills needed to work in collaborative care. The course describes the delivery of mental health care in primary care settings with a focus on the evidence–base, guiding principles and an introduction to implementation strategies.Space is limited! Register by August 7, 2019. Register here: https://apasan.wufoo.com/forms/zudqfri0hqwhp4/ Questions? Contact email@example.com
Medications attach to the proteins in our bodies the way spacecrafts dock into the International Space Station. Describing that process in detail can reveal a lot about how the medications work—and what form new medications should take.