Friday Morning, October 18

7:00 am
Demonstration 12-Step Meeting
(Optional; CME credit available)
Members and non-members of 12-Step groups welcome. Observe a demonstration meeting and have a chance to ask questions.

Managing Prescription Drug Abuse and Pain

8:15 am
Discussion: How Prescription Drug Abuse is Influencing Your Practice

8:40 am
Safe Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care: A Long Way to Go
Daniel Alford, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, Assistant Dean and Program Director, Addiction Medicine Residency Program, Boston University School of Medicine

9:25 am
Transitioning Patients Away from Prescription Opioid Abuse
Karen Miotto, MD, Director of UCLA Addiction Medicine Service; Associate Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA

10:10 am

10:20 am
Break with Exhibitors

10:40 am
Legal Issues in Pain Treatment
David Kan, MD, Medical Director, Opioid Replacement Team, San Francisco VA Medical Center

11:10 am
Discussion: Practice Changes

11:25 am
Chronic Pain Management: Opioids and Beyond
Andrea Rubinstein, MD, Chronic Pain Department, Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa Medical Center

12:05 pm
Break for Lunch

12:15 pm
CSAM Annual Business Meeting (optional)
Non-members welcome. Box lunches available for purchase.