Opioids: Safe Prescribing and Abuse Management

This workshop is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the emerging trends and treatment options in opioid addiction. It will cover the natural history of prescription drug abuse and will present the latest research on the use of buprenorphine in treatment of prescription opioid addiction, including soon to be available innovations. Opioid safety strategies, including the use of naloxone will be provided. (Planners: Karen Miotto, MD and CSAM Committee on the Treatment of Opioid Dependence.)

| Phillip Coffin, MD, Director of Substance Use Research, HIV Prevention Section, San Francisco Department of Public Health; Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of HIV/AIDS, UC San Francisco | Walter Ling, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Director, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA | Larissa Mooney, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA | Mike Small, Program Manager, Law Enforcement Support Program, California Department of Justice