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Opioids: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Total Credits: 1.5 including 1.5 AOA Category 2-A Credit

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VOMA - Virginia
Katherine Jamison, PharmD
1 Hour 30 Minutes
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Learning Objectives

Following the completion of this lecture, the participant will be able to:

  • Review basic opioid pharmacology and guidelines for using opioids in pain management
  • Examine principles of opioid stewardship
  • Recall appropriate treatment for acute opioid use disorder
  • Discuss treatment options for opioid use disorder
  • Evaluate changing regulations for buprenorphine



Katherine Jamison, PharmD Related Seminars and Products

r. Jamison received her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree at the University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy—Chapel Hill, NC. She completed her PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Salem VA Medical Center where she became the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Primary Care focusing on outpatient management of hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia and HIV/AIDS. She later became the Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacy Specialist helping the facility grow the antimicrobial stewardship program. Dr. Jamison has served as a preceptor for both pharmacy students and residents, and is now Associate Dean for Medical Education at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in Blacksburg, VA.

Disclosures: None

Accreditation Information

The Virginia Osteopathic Medical Association (VOMA) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. VOMA designates this program for a maximum of 1.5 AOA Category 2A CME credits and will report CME credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.

​Grievances regarding program administration and reporting of AOA CME credits will be handled on an individual basis Initially, all grievances should be directed to VOMA Executive Director. Participants with grievances that cannot be resolved will be sent to the AOA Council on CME , 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.



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