Oklahoma State Medical Association
Annual Meeting CME
April 27, 2018
Embassy Suites Downtown Medical Center
741 N. Phillips Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK  73104
1-405-239-3900

"Ringing The Alarm To Address The Opioid Epidemic: Wakeup! Too Many Lives Have Been Lost"

The Oklahoma State Medical Association in collaboration with the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision, OU Physicians, Osteopathic Founders Foundation, Oklahoma State Department of Health and PLICO a Med/Pro Group/Berkshire Hathaway Company offer this education to all physicians and healthcare providers in efforts to stop the opioid addiction in the State of Oklahoma.

The OSMA CME Planning Committee's intent is to keep all physicians and healthcare providers informed and updated on all crucial healthcare issues facing physician practices and healthcare providers today and into the future.

This Conference will include four national speakers along with other professionals very knowledgeable and involved with this opioid epidemic in Oklahoma. Please join us in the fight against addiction by attending this conference to help wipe out this epidemic in Oklahoma.

Target Audience

The educational design addresses the needs and issues of healthcare providers including physicians, nurses, physician assistants, healthcare administrators, and all healthcare providers.

 

"The Brain and Recovery,an Update on Addiction: There Is Hope" presented by Kevin McCauley, MD

8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. – 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Describe the latest neuroscientific explanations of substance use disorder pathophysiology and identify the neuroanatomy that corresponds to each explanation; and
  • Assess patients/clients in recovery from Substance Use Disorders who display the clinical phenomenon of "cross-addiction" and employ strategies to prevent acceleration of their disorder due to intoxication from substances and behaviors including nicotine; and
  • Draw from the latest research on substance use disorder to employ interventions that directly impact the different areas of the brain involved in substance use disorders and the corresponding pathophysiologic deficits that contibute to the process of addiction.

"Opioid Abuse in America and How We Change This" presented by Patrice Harris, MD

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Discuss how the AMA, AMA Opioid Task Force and other medical organizations are working together  to end the nations's opioid epidemic; and
  • Examine the available data regarding physicians' efforts to help reverse the epidemic; and
  • Highlight the legislative, payor and other efforts that have been implemented to have an effect on the epidemic; and
  • Identify specific actions that physicians can take to hae a meaningful impact on the epidemic.

"How to Monitor Patients on Ongoing Opioids and When To Discontinue Before It Gets Out of Hand" presented by Carol Havens, MD

1:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • To screen for risk factors prior to starting opioid; and
  • Monitor appropriately for patients or chronic opioids; and
  • Know when and how to discontinue opioids.

"Getting To The Root Of The Opioid Epidemic" presented by Joseph Rannazzidi, JD, Pharm D

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Identify the different methods of controlled substance diversion from each level of the drug supply chain and how diversion is driving the opioid epidemic; and
  • Describe the legal requiirements for each class of DEA registrant in the controlled substance distribution/dispensing chain; and
  • Explain the provisions of The Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2016 (Pub. L. No. 114-115) and how it impacts the supply chain.

"Panel Discussion with Questions and Answers" presented by Carol Havens, MD, Joseph Rannazzisi, JD, Pharm D., Kevin Taubman, MD and Lori Carter, JD

4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
 

Accreditation Statement

This activity is planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) and the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision. The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The OSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

To officially receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a CME certificate of participation, the attendee must complete the online evaluations for each presentation attended.

Faculty and Disclosures

In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, CME Planning Committee, faculty and reviewers are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with any area of medicine featured in these activities. 

The OSMA has implemented a system to resolve conflicts of interest for each CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and that the content is aligned with the mission of the OSMA CME Planning Committee.  Conflicts, if any, are resolved through one or more processes.  All CME content in this activity was independently reviewed to ensure that it is free of commercial bias.

The OSMA Planning Committee, Faculty and Reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.  Disclosures of relevant financial relationships, if applicable, will be provided to participants prior to the presentations.

"The Oklahoma State Medical Association has been surveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AC­CME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.

The ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that the Oklahoma State Medical Association provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvements.

ACCMEThe ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc."