2017 Opioid Epidemic Forum

Day One Thursday (October 19th, 2017)

7:15am – 8:00am

Conference Registration & Networking Breakfast

 

8:00am – 8:15am

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

 

8:15am – 9:00am

FDA Perspective - Current and Future Directions for addressing the Opioid Crisis

 
 

Scott Winiecki, MD

Team Lead, Safe Use Initiative

Professional Affairs and Stakeholder Engagement Staff

Center for Drug Evaluation and Research

US Food and Drug Administration

 

9:00am – 9:45am

State and Federal Legislation Landscape

 
 

Erin Hopwood

Principal Analyst, Legislative Counsel

Maryland Department of Legislative Services

Maryland House of Delegates Health and Government Operations Committee

 

Dr. Lisa A. Burgess

Chief Medical Officer

Maryland Department of Health

 

9:45am – 10:15am

Mid-Morning Networking & Refreshments Break

 

10:15am – 11:00am                           

CDC Perspective – A Public Health Approach to Opioid Overdose Prevention

 
 

Sarah Bacon, PhD

Lead Behavioral Scientist

Prescription Drug Overdose State Support Team

Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

 

11:00am – 11:45am

Saving Lives By Integrating: Clinical Evidence, Physician Support and Optimized Networks

 

John Donahue

Chief Executive Officer

axialHealthcare

11:45am – 12:30pm

Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

 

Edwin A. Salsitz, MD

Attending Physician (Division of Chemical Dependency)

Assistant professor of Psychiatry

Principal Investigator of the Methadone Medical Maintenance Research Project

Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center

12:30am – 1:30pm

Lunch

 

1:30am – 2:15am

A State’s Perspective – The Prescription Drug and Heroin Epidemic in Wisconsin

 

 

Elizabeth Collier

State Opioid Treatment Authority

Division of Care and Treatment Services

Bureau of Prevention Treatment and Recovery

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

2:15pm – 3:15pm

Panel: Strategies to Prevent Opioid Abuse – The Relationship Between Doctors, Prescribers and Pharmacists

 
 

Edwin A. Salsitz, MD

Attending Physician (Division of Chemical Dependency)

Assistant professor of Psychiatry

Principal Investigator of the Methadone Medical Maintenance Research Project

Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center

 

Brian Rucker

Director of Compliance

Independent Pharmacy Cooperative

 

Monica Morgan, PharmD

System Director, Clinical Pharmacy Services

Ochsner Health System

3:15am – 3:45pm

Afternoon Networking Break

3:45pm – 4:30pm

Bridging the Gap in the Treatment of Opioid Addiction

 

Dr. Bob Hinds, DBA, ACATA

Corporate Director of Opiate Addiction Treatment Strategy

Bradford Health Services

4:30pm – 5:15pm

Battling the Opioid Epidemic: A Multi-Center Health System’s Approach to Opioid Stewardship

 
 

Monica Morgan, PharmD

System Director, Clinical Pharmacy Services

Ochsner Health System

 

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Cocktail Reception

 


 

Day Two - Friday (October 20th, 2017) 

7:15am - 7:45am

Morning Breakfast

 

7:45am - 8:00am

Recap of Day One

 

8:00am – 8:45am

Keynote Speaker – Stopping the Opioid Epidemic through a Public Health Approach

 
 

John J. Dreyzehner, MD, MPH, FACOEM

Commissioner of Health

State of Tennessee

 

8:45am – 9:30am

Health Policy Initiatives Tackling the Opioid Epidemic

 
 

SreRam Kuy, MD, MHS, FACS

Associate Chief of Staff

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

 

9:30am - 10:15

Sustainable Clinical Solutions to Prevent Opioid Misuse and Reduce Provider Liability

 
 

R. Scott LaNeve

Senior Vice President, Health & Patient Care Systems

HealthTrackRx

 

10:15am - 10:30am

Morning Networking & Refreshments Break

 

10:30am – 11:15am

Controlling Opioid Prescribing in the Emergency Department

 

Sam Torbati, MD, FAAEM, FACEP

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Co-Chairman and Medial Director

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center - Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department

 

11:15am – 12:00am

Overcoming Opioid Addiction – Small Adjustments, Maximum Impact

 
 

John Roehm, PharmD

Inpatient Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Department of Veteran’s Affairs Boston

 

12:00am – 12:45pm

Five Stages to Discontinuing Opioids: Conversations to De-escalate, Discontinue or Deprescribe Opioids for Chronic Pain 

 

Kevin W. Chamberlin, PharmD, FASCP

Associate Clinical Professor & Assistant Department Head

Pharmacy Practice, Residency Program Director

University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, UConn Health

 

Rebecca Andrews, MD

General Medicine Clinic Director

Associate Program Director Categorical Internal Medicine

University of Connecticut Health Center

 

12:45pm

Conference Concludes

Executive Business Intelligence Forum

 

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