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Course Type: Instructor-led Training
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits 2.00
Medication Assisted Treatment of Opioid Dependent Pregnant Woman and her Newborn

This course will update physicians and nurse practitioners in the fields of Obstetrics and Pediatrics on the management of pregnant women who are opioid dependent and their newborns who need careful monitoring and detoxification from opioids. Special attention will be to the medication assisted treatments that are now being widely used and encouraged.

A two hour presentation that will include a PowerPoint presentation followed by a roundtable discussion with facilitators of case material and problems in caring for this population.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and the Nevada Psychiatric Association. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicans should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program meets the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirements for 2 CME credits in ethics, pain management, and/or addiction care.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for 2.00 hours of nursing continuing education credit.

The program will be from 2:00pm - 4:00pm on February 17, 2017 at the:
Clark County Medical Society
2590 E Russel Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121