Upcoming continuing medical education activities focus on opioids

Upcoming continuing medical education activities focus on opioids

Norton Healthcare has been actively creating strategies for minimizing opioid use and preventing abuse, including educating patients and providers through various channels. One avenue is the development of continuing medical education (CME) activities that focus on or cover some element of the opioid epidemic.

Upcoming CME activities that cover opioids:

May 22, noon to 1 p.m.

The Mighty M’s: Message, Manage and Minimize! Preventing Opioid Abuse in the Primary Care Setting

Online activity

June 8, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.,  and June 9, 8 a.m. to noon

Sports Medicine Symposium: State-of-the-Art Care for the Overhead Athlete

Omni Louisville Hotel and Norton Orthopedic & Hand Center

Aug. 22, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

21st annual R. Dietz Wolfe, M.D. Lectureship

A Fine Line: Abuse and Addiction

The Olmsted

Sept. 14, 7 a.m. to 4:55 p.m.

Spine Symposium

Back to Basics: Essentials of Spinal Diagnosis and Treatment

The Seelbach Hilton

Oct. 4, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sixth annual Substance-exposed Pregnancies Conference

The Olmsted

Nov. 9, 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

22nd annual Primary Care Update

Omni Louisville Hotel

To register for any of these continuing medical education opportunities, visit NortonHealthcare.com/CME and click on “CME Activities.” For more information, contact the Norton Healthcare Center for Continuing Medical Education at (502) 446-5955 or cme@nortonhealthcare.org.