Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Awareness 2022 Virtual Conference Series - Pain Management for the Pregnant Patient with Substance Use Disorder
Dr. Lim will discuss pain management in patients with substance use disorder and clinical considerations and strategies for managing pain in individuals receiving opioid agonist treatment.
Healthcare providers in internal medicine, family practice, and pain management will benefit from this course.
- Identify evidence gaps in treating pain for patients with substance use disorder history.
- Review pathophysiology of pain treatments and addiction.
- Distinguish treatments for acute and chronic pain in patients with history of substance abuse, particularly patients receiving opioid agonist therapies.
Virtual Conference taking place through Teams
Grace Lim, MD, MSC
Chief, Division of Obstetric & Women’s Anesthesiology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Sciences
University of Pittsburgh, UPMC Magee-Women’s Hospital
Board of Directors, Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
A maximum of 1.0 nursing contact hours will be awarded. Participants will be able to claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the program.
OTHER HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance