Addiction Medicine for Primary Care Providers 2018

Kohala Coast, Big Island , HI US
March 4, 2018

The disease of addiction is often misunderstood which contributes to bias, limited recognition and poor treatment. The neurobiology of addiction has been well established and is a way for physicians and other caregivers to come to understand some of the primary characteristics of this disease. Dr. Seppala will describe the main features of the neurobiology of addiction and how brain pathology drives maladaptive behaviors.

Addiction Medicine for Primary Care Providers workshop is jointly provided by Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and will be facilitated by their faculty. 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 2.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
03/04/2018 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
03/04/2018 - 4:00pm
The Fairmont Orchid
1 N Kaniku Drive
Kohala Coast, Big Island , HI 96743
United States

Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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. 

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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Available Credit

  • 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 2.75 Attendance

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