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2024 Provider Education Lunch & Learn Series

2024 Lunch and Learn Series
Each Wednesday, Noon to 1 p.m.
May 15 through June 26

The Colorado Society of Addiction Medicine (COSAM), the Colorado Pharmacists Society, and the Consortium’s Provider Education Work Group are excited to announce a collaborative Lunch & Learn series beginning May 15th. The hour-long programs start at noon. This series of sessions is eligible for up to 7 continuing education credits. See below for credit types and amounts. These sessions are intended for health care providers, although they are open to anyone.

The same registration and Zoom link will be used for each session. You may Register Here for any and all of the sessions listed below.

Provider Lunch and Learn Series TopicSpeaker(s)
May 15Diagnosis & Management of Infections Associated with Substance Use Disorders & Related Behaviors (slides attached)Martin Krsak, MD, MSc, FASAM
May 22Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) Part 1: All About MOUDStephanie Stewart, MD & Hannan Braun, MD
May 29Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) Part 2: A Spirited Debate – Methadone Regulatory Reform through the Modernizing Opioid Treatment Access Act (MOTAA)Jason Kletter, PhD & Jarratt Pytell, MD, MHS
June 5Pharmacy-Based Buprenorphine Initiation: A Care Model for Marginalized PeopleJeffrey Bratberg, PharmD, FAPhA & Traci Green, PhD, MSc
June 12Overview of New & Emerging DrugsSabrina Kaplan, MD
June 19An Overview of Updated CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain: Risks & BenefitsDon Teater, MD, MPH
June 26Management of the Perinatal Patient with Substance Use DisordersKaylin Klie, MD, MA
All meetings are on Wednesdays from noon to 1 p.m.

Claiming CE Credit

To claim credit after participating in an activity, please visit ASAM’s Credit Claim Link and follow the directions on the Instructions tab.

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the COSAM and the American Society of Addiction Medicine. The American Society of Addiction Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physicians: The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: This activity awards 7 Nursing contact hours.
Pharmacists: This activity will offer 7 pharmacy contact hours (7 CEUs). Pharmacists will be asked to provide identifying information (e-Profile ID and DOB in MMDD format) in order to receive credit and allow reporting to CPE Monitor. (UAN: JA0000171-9999-27-057-L99-P)
PAs: ASAM has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 7 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Interprofessional Continuing Education Credits: This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 7 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change.

Disclosure Information:
In accordance with disclosure policies of ASAM and Joint Accreditation, the effort is made to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all CME/CE activities. These policies include mitigating all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for the Planning Committees and Presenters. All activity Planning Committee members and Presenters have disclosed all financial relationship information. The ASAM CE Committee has reviewed these disclosures and determined that the relationships are not inappropriate in the context of their respective presentations and are not inconsistent with the educational goals and integrity of the activity.

Relevant Financial Relationships:
Martin Krsak, MD, MSc, FASAM (Speaker): Advisory Board, Shionogi
All other planners, faculty, and staff have no relevant financial relationships.
All relevant financial relationships have been identified and mitigated.