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Project ECHO Opioid Risk Management and Adjunct Pain Management Strategies
UofL Trager Institute
204 East Market Street, Suite A
Louisville, KY 40202
USA
(502) 588 - 4340

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Tuesday, March 03, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Category: Project ECHO

Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management

Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management and Adjunct Pain Management Strategies  

Project ECHO Opioid Risk Management will empower our partners to improve the quality of life for patients, families, and health care providers by providing best practices related to treating older adults with potential opioid use risk. Please share our flyer (here) with interested providers.

Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management sessions will start on December 10 and resume in 2020 on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday,12:00-1:00 pm EST, through April 7.  Each session will include educational didactic (topics found in the schedule below),  a case presentation, and discussion. The following needs will be addressed: 

  1. Responsible and appropriate prescribing/de-prescribing;
  2. Assessment and treatment of opioid use risk;
  3. Alternate pain management techniques for older adults 50+.

 Didactic Schedule  

Dec. 10

Jan. 7, 2020 

Jan. 21, 2020 

Feb. 4, 2020

Kate Probst, PharmD Frank Parker, MD Suzanne McGee, MD Chris Stewart, MD

Appropriate
Opioid Prescribing

Opioid Habituated
Patients

Pharmacotherapy
for Opioid Use Disorder

Deprescribing

Feb. 18, 2020 

Mar. 3, 2020 

Mar. 17, 2020 

April 7, 2020

Andrea & Colby Helton,
LAC
Joe D'Ambrosio, PhD Laura Spaulding Justin Magnuson, LMT

Acupuncture

Diet

Yoga

Massage Therapy

 


How to Join:

Our Project ECHO approach is building a community to learn how to better treat and improve the quality of life for older adults in Kentucky. It will give you increased knowledge and continuing education credits (coming soon!) in the convenience of your office.  To learn more and join us please contact the Project ECHO Coordinator, Justin Magnuson, by email [email protected] or phone at 502-588-4340

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Contact: Email us at [email protected]ille.edu or call us at (502) 588-4340