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Opioid Addiction and Treatment Schedule

All sessions are held from 12:15-1:15 p.m. MT. Participants who attend all sessions in a module and present a patient case will receive a certificate of completion. Download schedule in PDF format.

Block 1

Date Proposed Topic
1/9/20 Exercise and Chronic Pain
1/23/20 Opioid and Benzo Tapering in Primary Care
2/13/20 Kratom and Bath Salts: What Providers Need to Know
2/27/20 Harm Reduction: Idaho's Needle Exchange Law
3/12/20 Regulatory Considerations for Treating Opioid Use Disorder
3/26/20 Hot Topic/Participant Choice
4/9/20 Common Psychiatric Conditions in Substance Use Disorder
4/23/20 Non-Opiate Alternatives for Treating Pain

Block 2

Date Proposed Topic
5/14/20 Managing Pain in Patients with Opioid Use Disorder
5/28/20 What’s MAT Got to Do with It? Post-Op Pain Control
6/11/20 Medical Marijuana and Cannabis
6/25/20 Trauma, Adverse Childhood Experiences and Substance Use Disorders
7/9/20 Hot Topic/Participant Choice
7/23/20 Pain Contracts: Informed Consent and Treatment Agreements

Block 3

Date Proposed Topic
8/13/20 CDC Guidelines on Prescribing Opioids
8/27/20 Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral, and Treatment (SBIRT)
9/10/20 Clinical Strategies for Opioid Use Disorder
9/24/20 Stigma and MAT: Common Myths and Misconceptions
10/8/20 Medications for OUD: Who Should Get What and When?
10/22/20 In Their Own Words: Stories of Loss and Recovery
11/12/20 Hot Topic/Participant Choice
12/10/20 Diversion

Contact Project ECHO

Phone: 208-364-4698

Fax: 208-364-3178

Email: echoidaho@uidaho.edu