A Region Unites to Tackle Our Opioid Crisis
The Orange County Medical Society and Orange County Government are coming together to educate the medical community on measures we can all take to address the crisis with opioid abuse. Our organizations are teaming up to provide this free educational opportunity for medical professionals throughout the region.
Saturday, August 26, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Valencia College School of Public Safety
8600 Valencia College Lane, Orlando, Florida 32825
A line-up of recognized speakers will address the broad spectrum of challenges that are being addressed in our community to tackle this crisis.
CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
Don Teater, MD -Lead facilitator for Expert Panel Discussion on
CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
Impact of Heroin & Fentanyl from the Law Enforcement Perspective
Steve Collins, Director, Central Florida HIDTA
E-FORCSE Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Update
Rebecca Poston Manager,
Â Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Medication-Assisted Treatment Options for Opioid Use
Timothy Huckaby, MD, President
Florida Society of Addiction Medicine & Medical Director for Orlando Recovery Center
Orange County Heroin Task Force Implementation Update
George Ralls, MD, Orange County Deputy County Administrator
Health and Public Safety Director
Who Should Attend
Physicians, Pain Management Specialists, Nurses, Pharmacists,
Treatment Providers, and EMS
Approved for 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
Together we can overcome this crisis in our community.
Please join us on August 26th.