Geriatric Addiction 101

This half-day workshop presents a broad and comprehensive introduction to this topic including physiology, epidemiology, screening, diagnosis, detox, patient engagement and treatment. Assessing addiction in a patient with cognitive changes/dementia will also be covered. This workshop will be useful for doctors from both IM/FP and psychiatric backgrounds. (Planner: Jean Marsters, MD)

| H. Westley Clark MD, JD, MPH, Director, Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Rockville, Maryland | David Oslin, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia VA Medical Center