2017 Program Agenda

*Agenda subject to change

Friday, March 24, 2017

7:00-8:00am   Registration / Breakfast

8:00-8:15am   Welcome & Opening Remarks

Sara McEwen, MD, MPH
Executive Director, Governor’s Institute on Substance Abuse, Raleigh, NC

James W. Finch, MD
Director of Physician Education, Governor’s Institute, Raleigh, NC
Medical Director, Changes by Choice, Durham, NC

8:15-10:15am   Opening Plenary Session: National Update

Why Addiction Medicine Sucks Sometimes

R. Corey Waller MD, MS DFASAM
Senior Medical Director for Education and Policy
Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Camden, NJ

Addiction Medicine in a Time of Uncertainty

Adam Zolotor, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, UNC Family Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Associate Medical Director, NC Child Medical Evaluation Program, Chapel Hill, NC

10:15-10:45am   Break with the Exhibitors

10:45-12:15pm   Mid-morning Plenary Session: National Update Applied Locally

North Carolina Medical Board: Responses to the Opioid Epidemic

Bryant Murphy, MD
Board Member, NC Medical Board
Associate Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Operations, Dept of Anesthesiology, UNC School of Medicine

James W. Finch, MD
Director of Physician Education, Governor’s Institute, Raleigh, NC
Medical Director, Changes by Choice, Durham, NC

Buprenorphine Update: Upping the Limit and Role of PA/NP

Stephen A. Wyatt, DO
Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

Panel: Applying Changes and Guidelines / Q & A

12:15-1:15pm   Lunch

12:30-12:45        Frederick B. Glaser Award Ceremony

Presented by Sara McEwen, MD MPH
Executive Director, Governor’s Institute

12:45-1:00          Project CARA: A Team Approach to Perinatal Substance Use Care
Melina Ramage, FNP-BC, CDE
Clinical Director, Project CARA, Mountain AHEC

1:00-1:15             Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT): Preparing Health Care Professionals to Address Alcohol and Substance Use
Kaneesha Owens, LMFTA
SBIRT Research Coordinator, Southern Regional AHEC

1:30-5:15pm   Afternoon Intensive Workshops
  • Addiction Medicine: Core Knowledge and Skill

James W. Finch, MD
Director of Physician Education, Governor’s Institute, Raleigh, NC
Medical Director, Changes by Choice, Durham, NC

Margaret Rukstalis, MD
Psychiatrist
Wake Forest Department of Psychiatry, Winston Salem, NC

  • ABC’s of Pain Management

Steve Prakken, MD
Chief of Medical Pain Service, Duke Pain Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC

J. Paul Martin, MD, FASAM
President, North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine, Asheville, NC
Distinguished Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine

  • Buprenorphine Waiver Training
    Due to certification requirements, this session will run from 1:15pm-5:45pm

Stephen A. Wyatt, DO
Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

James W. Finch, MD
Director of Physician Education, Governor’s Institute, Raleigh, NC
Medical Director, Changes by Choice, Durham, NC

  • Advanced Addiction Medicine Case Based Discussion / Ask the Experts

Ashwin A. Patkar, MD, MRCPsych, DFASAM
Professor of Psychiatry and Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Roy E. Smith, MD
Board Certified in Addiction Medicine, Family Medicine, Pavillon, Mill Spring, NC
President – South Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine (SCSAM)

  • Motivational Interviewing in Addiction Medicine 

Sebastian Kaplan, PhD
Clinical Psychologist / Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry,
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

David P. Miller, MD, MS, FACP
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine,
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Saturday, March 25, 2017

7:00-8:00am   Registration / Breakfast

7:50-8:00am   Welcome Day 2

8:00-10:00am    Morning Plenary Session: Complex Co-Morbidities:
Interdisciplinary and Systems Approaches

A Systems Approach to Complex Patients

R. Corey Waller MD, MS DFASAM
Senior Medical Director for Education and Policy
Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Camden, NJ

A Multidimensional Approach to Pain Management: Reducing Reliance on Opioids and Other Medications

Seddon Savage, MD
Medical Director, Chronic Pain and Recovery Center, Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan, CT

10:00-10:30am   Break with the Exhibitors

10:30-12:30pm   Concurrent Workshops Breakout
  • Opioid Treatment Program 1: The Medically Complicated OTP Patient (Open to all attendees)

Kenneth Schooff, MD
Psychiatrist, BAART, Durham, NC

  • Urine Drug Screening

J. Paul Martin, MD, FASAM
President, North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine, Asheville, NC
Distinguished Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine

Catherine A. Hammett-Stabler, PhD, DABCC, FACB
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

  • Chicken or the Egg? Trauma and Addiction

Don Teater, MD
Owner, Teater Health Solutions, Clyde, NC

Martha Teater, MA, LCAS, LMFT, LPC
Owner, Teater Health Solutions, Clyde, NC

  • Case Discussions: Complex Pain and Co-Morbidities: Decreasing Reliance on Opioids and Benzos

Seddon Savage, MD
Medical Director, Chronic Pain and Recovery Center, Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan, CT

Stephen A. Wyatt, DO
Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

12:30-1:30pm   Lunch

1:30-3:30pm   Concurrent Workshops Breakout
  • Opioid Treatment Program 2: Guest Dosing Policies – What are we doing? (Only open to Medical Directors, Program Physicians, PAs and NPs currently working in an Opioid Treatment Program)

Eric D. Morse, MD
Addiction and Sports Psychiatrist, Morse Clinics and Carolina Performance, Raleigh, NC

  • Buprenorphine Update

James W. Finch, MD
Director of Physician Education, Governor’s Institute, Raleigh, NC
Medical Director, Changes by Choice, Durham, NC

Stephen A. Wyatt, DO
Medical Director, Addiction Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, NC

  • Empowering Change in the Treatment of Adolescent Substance Use Disorders: A Systems Approach

Paul Nagy, LPC, LCAS, CCS
Assistant Professor, Duke University, Durham, NC

  • Non-Opioid Science-Driven Approaches to Common Pain Conditions

Donald Teater, MD
Owner, Teater Health Solutions, Clyde, NC

3:30-4:00pm   Break with Exhibitors

4:00-5:30pm   Afternoon Plenary Session: Psychiatric Co-Morbidities

Functional Pharmacology for Psychiatric Co-morbidity (4:00-4:45)

Steve Prakken, MD
Chief of Medical Pain Service, Duke Pain Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC

Substance Use Disorders and and Sleep (4:45-5:30)

R. Gregory Lande, DO, FACN, FAOAAM
Medical Director, Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Sunday, March 26, 2017

7:30-8:00am   Breakfast

8:00-10:30am    Closing Remarks & Plenary Session: Medical Co-Morbidities

Cardiac Complications in the Settings of Substance Use Disorders and Medication Assisted Treatment

Cauveh Erami, MD
OTP Medical Director, Southlight, Inc., Lumberton, NC

Withdrawal Management and Complicated Withdrawal

Roy E. Smith, MD
Board Certified in Addiction Medicine, Family Medicine, Pavillon, Mill Spring, NC
President – South Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine (SCSAM)

Health Care Costs Out of Control: What Providers Should Be Doing

J. Paul Martin, MD, FASAM
President, North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine, Asheville, NC
Distinguished Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine

Contact

For conference questions and information, please contact Shaquita Basemore.

Conference Co-Directors

Sara McEwen, MD, MPH Conference Co-Director Executive Director, Governor's Institute Jim Finch, MD Conference Co-Director Director of Physician Education, Governor's Institute Past-President, NCSAM Medical Director, Changes by Choice - Durham, NC
A project of the Governor's Institute. Funded in part by the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Fund (CFDA #93.959) as a project of the NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities & Substance Abuse Services.