Pre-Course Offerings

review course

Expand Your Clinical Knowledge with Two Free Courses

Take advantage of two valuable courses, at no additional charge, that will educate you on the safe prescribing on ER/LA Opioids and qualify you for a DEA waiver for prescribing buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid dependence.  These courses are held in advance of the ASAM 2014 Review Course on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.  

**AVAILABLE SEATING FOR BOTH THE BUPRENORPHINE TRAINING
AND LIVE ER/LA OPIOID REMS COURSE HAS BEEN FILLED.** 

TO REQUEST TO BE PLACED ON A WAITLIST,
PLEASE EMAIL ASAM'S EDUCATION DEPARTMENT, EDUCATION@ASAM.ORG.

OR attend the ER/LA Opioid REMS Course via WEBINAR

 Note:  

1.  Attendance at the Review Course is not required in order to take these two offerings.  

 2.  Review Course attendees do not need to attend these courses as part of their ABAM                                 Certification Examination preparation.

Buprenorphine and Office Based Treatment of Opioid Dependence:  PCSS-MAT Half-and-Half Buprenorphine Waiver Eligibility Training

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm 
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Orlando, FL

Edwin Salsitz, MD, FASAM, (Course Director)
Petros Levounis, MD, MA, FASAM

Combining self-paced online learning and face-to-face classroom training with expert faculty, this PCSS-MAT Buprenorphine Waiver Eligibility Course provides, at no charge, the 8 hours of training required to obtain the DEA waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in office-based treatment of opioid dependence. Learn online through approximately 3.75 hours of self-directed training online and complete course requirements with 4.25 hours of live classroom instruction.

ER/LA Opioid REMS Webinar:  Achieving Safe Use
While Improving Patient Care

 

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
5:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Orlando, FL

Herbert Malinoff, MD, FACP, FASAM
Edwin Salsitz, MD, FASAM

The ER/LA Opioid REMS: Achieving Safe Use While Improving Patient Care course was developed by nationally known experts in the ER/LA opioid field. ASAM’s REMS course is CO*RE-branded material, but will also include a special focus on addiction medicine. Utilizing dynamic media presentation tools, this critical content will be presented through a variety of formats including lecture, case study, interactive audience response activities, and open discussion. Click Here to Visit the Live Course.