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2020 Opioid Agonist Therapy Conference - Saskatoon

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Staybridge Suites Saskatoon - University

1838 College Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7N 2Z8

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REGISTRATION CLOSES ON FEBRUARY 27, 2020 AT MIDNIGHT

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Opioid Agonist Therapy Conference 2020

Confirmed Topics and Presenters include:

  • Dr. M. Markentin - OAT Standards & Guidelines; Patient Assessment & Suitability; Using UDS to Optimize Treatment
  • Dr. P. Butt - The Process of Addiction; Dosing in OAT
  • Dr. J. Melle - OAT: Benefits & Risks; Early Days as a New OAT Provider
  • Dr. E. Hamilton - Carries: Balancing Safety & Access
  • Dr. Katelyn Halpape - Role of the Pharmacist in OAT
  • Dr. R Lodhi - Psychiatric Comorbidity with Substance Misuse
  • Ms. B Senger - Professionalism

Additional Topics and Presenters will be added as they become available.

Understand

  • the importance of an integrated, multidisciplinary approach to the continuum of care

Learn How To

  • manage and monitor methadone and buprenorphine/naloxone safely, in the context of Opioid Use Disorder
  • manage co-morbid physical and psychological conditions

Appreciate

  • the benefits of Opioid Substitution Therapy to enable the transition to recovery
  • the value of a coordinated community-based approach to Opioid Use Disorder

Who should attend?

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Registered Nurses, Addiction Counselors, and other individuals working with patients undergoing opioid agonist therapy will all benefit from the valuable information and presentations that will be offered at this conference.

**This course meets the CPSS educational requirements outlined in the OATP policies, which describe the requirements to become an Opioid Agonist Therapy approved Prescriber.

When & Where:

Friday, March 6, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Registration from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Saturday, March 7, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Breakfast served from 7:30 am - 8:15 am

Book your hotel

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites East-University (attached to conference location)
  • 1838 College Drive; Saskatoon; Bldg #2, SK; S1N 2Z8
  • Cut-off date: Feb 14, 2020
  • Complimentary Services: Self Parking, Express Start Hot Breakfast Bar, High Speed Internet Access , Coffee/tea 24 hours
**must provide a credit card upon check-in**

Conference organizer:

Lorie - Ph (306) 244-7355; email: oatp@cps.sk.ca

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Staybridge Suites Saskatoon - University

1838 College Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7N 2Z8

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