Ushering Out Stigma Training (Peru)- Substance Use Disorder Attitudes and Perceptions: Language of Recovery Session 2 11.11.21

November 11, 2021

Target Audience

Physicians, Nurses, Advanced Practice Providers, Social Workers, Psychologists

Learning Objectives

Challenge negative beliefs about opioid use disorder and medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD).

Apply communication strategies for reducing stigma among colleagues.

Define recovery and its elements.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 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 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/13/2021
Course expires: 
12/30/2021
Event starts: 
11/11/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/11/2021 - 1:00pm

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM Welcome, Introductions, & Program Overview

12:05 PM – 12:20 PM Stigma & Language

12:20 PM – 12:35 PM The Role of Healthcare Providers in Addressing Stigma

12:35 PM – 12:45 PM Recognizing Occupational Burnout

12:45 PM – 12:55 PM Recovery

12:55 PM – 1:00 PM Questions and wrap-up

University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy
United States

Lori Abbott, MA, LPC | Program Implementation Specialist | University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU)

Dan Lomauro, MPH | Lead Technical Consultant | University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU)

Katie Wooten, MPH | Sr. Program Implementation Specialist | University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU)

Faculty Disclosure 

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 proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose. 

Accreditation and credit designation 

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. 

Physician (CME) 

The University of Pittsburgh School 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. 

Nursing (CNE) 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hours. 

Physician Assistant (AAPA) 

The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.   

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.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 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 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
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