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March 3: Program Agenda for Part 1

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.: Registration/Breakfast/Visit Exhibits/Welcome

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.: "The Changing Face of the Opioid Epidemic: What can you do?" - James McDonald, MD, MPH, Chief Administrative Officer, Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline, Rhode Island Department of Health

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.: "The Potential for Dependence" - John Femino, MD, FASAM, Medical Director and President of the Meadows Edge Recovery Center

10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.: AM Break/Visit Exhibits

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: "Pharmacology and Pain Management" - Jayne Pawasaukas, PHARM.D., BCPS, Clinical Professor of Pharmacy at the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy, and a Clinical Pharmacy specialist in pain management at Kent County Hospital

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: "Physical Therapy: An Alternative Option" - Michael Nula, DPT, PT, Founder and Owner of Elite Physical Therapy, Inc.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: "Acupuncture and Pain Management" - Mariah H. Stump, MD, MPH, Internal Medicine Specialist at the Women's Medicine Collaborative and Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.


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Non-Members Price: $100


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March 24: Program Agenda for Part 2

7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.:

Registration/Breakfast/Visit Exhibits/Welcome

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.: "Substance Use Treatment" - Linda Hurley, Chief Operating Officer, CODAC, Inc.

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: "Chiropractic Care and Pain Management" - Angela Ciresi, DC, Ciresi Chiropractic, East Greenwich, RI

9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.: "Canabinoid Medicine" - Todd E. Handel, MD, Interventional Physiatrist, Doctor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Handel Center for Spine, Sports and Pain Intervention

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: AM Break/Visit Exhibits

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.: "Physical Therapy and Pain Management" - Katie Feroldi, MSPT, Elite Physical Therapy, Inc.

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: "Understanding Addiction" - John Femino, MD, FASAM, Medical Director and President of the Meadows Edge Recovery Center.


Members Price: $75

Non-Members Price: $100


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Best Practices Regarding Opioid Prescribing CME Event Part 1 and Part 2