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South Carolina Governor's Opioid Summit 2019


3rd Annunal South Carolina Governor's Opioid Summit

September 5 -6, 2019 | Columbia SC
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
 
Due to Hurricane Dorian the Summit has been postponed
 
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A maximum of 6.5 live contact hours are available on Thursday and a maximum of 2.25 live contact hours are available on Friday

 

Registration Closed

Date: Sep 5, 2019 08:00 AM - Sep 6, 2019 12:15 PM

CE Hours

37.25

CE Units

3.725

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Co-Sponsor(s)

Mid-Carolina AHEC

Requirements for CE Credit

In order to claim credit and have CE credit submitted to the CPE Monitor, participants must complete the following steps within 60 days of the event.  Completion of these steps within 30 days of the event will allow for any issues in transmission to NABP to be rectified by our office. The CPE Monitor will not accept credit that is submitted greater than 60 days after the event per NABP policy.
  1. Check in upon arrival at the meeting
  2. Complete and submit the "CE Sign In" form at the meeting
  3. Complete the online program evaluations
  4. Provide the correct month and day of birth and NABP e-Profile ID.  Registration with a proper disclosure of your NABP E-Profile ID is a requirement for receiving Continuing Pharmacy Education.  To register with or look up your NABP e-Profile ID, please click on the CPE Monitor logo below to be directed to their site.  

 

 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Explain national information and perspectives on the opioid epidemic including information on the Federal response
  2. Describe details on strategies that are working and what is needed to keep addressing the opioid epidemic issue
  3. Describe emerging threats and share information on how the nationwide addiction crisis is evolving with stimulant use on the rise

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

James Carroll
Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-173-L03-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 08:10 AM - 09:30 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Ballroom A & B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss findings from collaborative research efforts, along with pertinent national data, to identify opportunities to improve opioid prescribing to children in South Carolina
  2. Discuss opportunities to improve dosing accuracy, reduce excessive post-surgical prescribing, reduce prescribing for non-indicated conditions, reduce the prescribing of extended release opioids to opioid -naïve children
  3. Describe practical ways to translate research findings to policy initiatives to improve prescribing of opioids for South Carolina children

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

William Basco, MD, MS
Professor of Pediatrics, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-174-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Columbia C
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss pain management recommendations from the American Dental Association and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  2. Discuss data driven information regarding dental opioid prescribing patterns
  3. Summarize the science regarding dentists' implementation of recommended risk mitigation strategies such as drug monitoring program use and provision of patient education
  4. Discuss actionable pragmatic recommendations for mitigating opioid related risks in practice

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jenna McCauley, PhD
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-175-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Carolina
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss recovery community organizations (RCOs) in South Carolina
  2. Recall facts related to RCO development
  3. Discuss myths and differences between *peer support specialists* operating with institutional settings and peer support provided in grassroots community-based settings

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ed Johnson, LPC, LAC, MAC, CCS
Associate Director, Training and TA, Southeast Addiction Technology Transfer Center

Mike Malone
Senior Program Director, FAVOR Greenville

Nicole Criss
Executive Director, FAVOR Grant Strand

Richard Jones, MA, MBA, LCAS, CCS, CEAP, SAP,
EMDR-CERT Trauma Therapist; CE/COO, FAVOR Greenville

Robert E. Rice, BAJ, C.A.R.E.S., CPSS
Executive Director, FAVOR Piedmont

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-176-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Congaree
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss the epidemiology of HCV among Persons Who Inject Drugs (PWID) and effective strategies to enhance HCV testing, linkage to care, and treatment of PWID
Note:  Session is offered again during the 1:30-2:45 pm breakouts.  Credit may only be claimed once. 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Alain Litwin, MD, MPH, MS
Chair of Academics and Research, Prisma Health/USC SOM Greenville

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, USC School of Medicine, Department of Internal Med

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-177-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss assessment of trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in patients receiving opioids and other medications with the use of assessment instruments and/or targeted questions that can be applied to primary care
  2. Discuss common trauma triggers that may exacerbate or unfold in underlying PTSD
  3. Describe the management of PTSD symptoms within context of medication assisted therapy and tapering off opioid medication
  4. Discuss best practice, evidence-based psychosocial therapies

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Angela Moreland, PhD
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Therese Killeen, PhD, APN
Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-178-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss drug courts as an innovative alternative to incarceration that have served as a foundation for other justice reforms serving those with substance use and mental health disorders

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Judge H. Bruce Williams
South Carolina Court of Appeals

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-179-L03-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Richland AB
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss opioid addiction as a chronic disease
  2. Outline medications that are indicated for medication-assisted treatment
  3. Discuss counseling strategies to assist in recovery

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Christine Martin, LMFT, CACII
Director of Clinical Services, Center for Behavioral Health

John Emmel, MD
Medical Director, DAODAS

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-180-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Columbia C
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Explain findings from recent Health Resources and Services Administration funded initiatives to improve education regarding opioid use disorder (OUD) and to improve clinical care within primary care sites

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Marty Player, MD, MSCR
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina

Samuel Schumann, MD, MSCR
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Vanessa Diaz, MD, MSCR
Research Director, Medical University of South Carolina

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-181-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Recognize the stigma of opioid use and how the media, service providers, and law enforcement perpetuate the stigma and can play a critical part in reducing the stigma

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ed Johnson, LPC, LAC, MAC, CCS
Associate Director, Training and TA, Southeast Addiction Technology Transfer Center

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-182-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss current efforts to implement mediation assisted treatment (MAT) training in family medicine residency
    programs in South Carolina through a partnership between SC AHEC, DAODAS, and the sponsoring institutions
    of the family medicine residencies

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Alec DeCastro, MD
Program Director, MUSC/Trident Family Medicine Residency

Ann Lefebvre, MSW, CPHQ
Executive Director, SC AHEC

Paul Bornemann, MD
Associate Professor, USC SOM

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-183-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Richland AB
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Identify the opioid-related data publicly available on the Justplainkillers Website.
  2. Discuss the breakdown of opioid-related mortality across the state
  3. Recognize the South Carolina prescription monitoring program, known as SCRIPTS (South Carolina Reporting & Identification Prescription Tracking System)
  4. Recall the demographic breakdown of the population seen at state-funded treatment facilities
  5. Locate data dashboards developed for public use

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Christie J. Frick, RPh
Director, South Carolina Prescription Monitoring Program, South Carolina DHEC, Bureau of Drug Control

Daniela Nitcheva, PhD
Director, Division of Biostatistics, Vital Statistics, SC DHEC

Elizabeth Ferree, MS
Informatics Director, Bureau of Health Improvement and Equity, SC DHEC

Sazid Khan, PhD
State Epidemiologist, Division of Research and Evaluation, DAODAS

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-184-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Carolina
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Describe the challenges jails face and how they are confronting them
  2. Review two models of jail detoxification and medication-assisted treatment programs for detainees in Louisville, Kentucky and Essex County, Massachusetts

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Andrew Klein, PhD
Project Director, RSAT-TTA, Senior Scientist for Criminal Justice, Advocates for Human Potential

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-185-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Congaree
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss current trends in drug cases for the state of South Carolina with an emphasis on opioids
  2. Discuss challenges with complex drug cases encountered by the South Carolina Law Enforcement (SLED)

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Wendy Bell
Captain, Forensic Operations, SLED

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-186-L03-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Ballroom C
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss the epidemiology of HCV among Persons Who Inject Drugs (PWID) and effective strategies to enhance HCV testing, linkage to care, and treatment of PWID
Note:  Session was also offered during the 9:45-11:00am breakouts.  Credit may only be claimed once. 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Alain Litwin, MD, MPH, MS
Chair of Academics and Research, Prisma Health/USC SOM Greenville

Divya Ahuja, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, USC School of Medicine, Department of Internal Med

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-177-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Explain treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) from Emergency Departments (EDs) and linkage to outpatient treatment
  2. Review the current literature supporting the ED-based initiatives of outpatient treatment, buprenorphine induction, and naloxone distribution
  3. Outline the structure of ED programs in South Carolina
  4. Discuss the outcomes from ED projects in South Carolina including 24-hour treatment follow up rates and retention in treatment at 30 days for patients receiving ED-based treatment
  5. Discuss future directions of ED-initiated treatment programs including future areas of research, potential sites for expansion, and sustainability and cost-effectiveness

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Lindsey Jennings, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-187-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50

Location

Ballroom C
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Recall recently completed as well as planned studies from the NIDA-funded Clinical Trials Network (CTN)
  2. Review studies comparing long-acting, injectable formulations of buprenorphine to sublingual (SL) buprenorphine as well as studies comparing SL buprenorphine to injectable naltrexone
  3. Describe studies of the utilization of MAT in criminal justice and emergency room settings
  4. Discuss planned studies to investigate ancillary pharmacotherapies, studies of retention strategies, and investigations to try to determine optimal duration of treatment

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kathleen Brady, MD, PhD
Vice President for Research, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-188-L01-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss the recovery experience using a pathway supported by buprenorphine and methadone
  2. Discuss theory versus practice and multiple pathway philosophies
  3. Discuss intellectual honesty and self-reflection

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Mike Malone
Senior Program Director, FAVOR Greenville

Richard Jones, MA, MBA, LCAS, CCS, CEAP, SAP,
EMDR-CERT Trauma Therapist; CE/COO, FAVOR Greenville

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-189-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50

Location

Lexington B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe data trends for behavioral health and substance use disorder treatment in South Carolina's community health centers
  2. Outline models of opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment in a patient-centered primary care setting
  3. Describe how service integration (i.e. primary care, substance use disorder, behavioral health, dental, chiropractic, HIV care) improves patient outcomes, reduces stigma, and supports a culture of recovery
  4. Identify key operational and workforce considerations impacting primary care providers delivering high quality OUD treatment services

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Katherine Plunket, LMSW, MPH, CHES, PCMH CCE
Senior Manager of Quality Improvement, South Carolina Primary Health Care Association

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-190-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50

Location

Carolina
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss utilization of resources and partnerships to build a coalition to combat the opioid crisis
  2. Review the positive results of a successful partnership between a hospital and treatment agency

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Gregory Colbath, MD, MS
Orthopedic Surgeon, SRHS

Susan O'Brien, MA
CEO, The Forrester Center for Behavioral Health

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-191-L04-P
Date: 09/05/19
Time: 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50

Location

Congaree
 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Describe a transferrable, collaborative model to provide MAT training to nursing and medical students
  2. Identify how MAT training can help students understand opioid use disorder (OUD)
  3. Discuss how collaborating with the recovery community and incorporating a clinical MAT experience can enhance student understanding of OUD
  4. Describe future plans to expand student understanding of OUD

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Alain Litwin, MD, MPH, MS
Chair of Academics and Research, Prisma Health/USC SOM Greenville

Lauren Demosthenes, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, OB-GYN, USC SOM Greenville

Margie L. Stevens, PhD, CRC
Research Program Coordinator, USC SOM Greenville

Mary Ellen Wright, PhD, APRN, CPNP
Assistant Professor, Clemson University School of Nursing

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-192-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Carolina
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Review EMS, Law Enforcement and Fire Department naloxone administrations in South Carolina and post rescue initiatives
Note:  Session is offered again during the 11:00am-12:15pm breakouts.  Credit may only be claimed once. 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Arnold Alier, EdD, NRP
Division Director of EMS, SC DHEC EMS & Trauma

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-193-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Congaree
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss the development and expansion of telehealth services in South Carolina for substance use disorder, mental health and chronic pain
  2. Describe statewide clinical Tele-Medicine efforts and future directions in substance use disorder, reproductive health, and mental health
  3. Discuss outcomes to date and future directions for the state-wide Project Echo Tele-mentoring initiative in the area of substance use disorder and co-morbid conditions such as psychiatric illness and chronic pain

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Constance Guille, MD, MSCR
Associate Professor, Medical University of South Carolina

Kelly Barth, DO
Associate Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-194-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Identify opioid use disorder (OUD) as a significant risk factor associated with child maltreatment
  2. Discuss the link between OUD and child trauma exposure
  3. Describe comparative outcomes in children of mothers with OUD to users of other substances

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Angela Moreland, PhD
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-195-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Lexington B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Recall a success story of structured living prior to recovery residences
  2. Discuss the importance of recovery residences to extend recovery services and help citizens attain long-term recovery
  3. Identify partnerships with state agencies and a national organization to help citizens who are struggling with substance abuse disorder

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Dave Sheridan
President of the National Alliance for Recovery Residences

Mike Todd
President of South Carolina Alliance of Recovery Residences, Freedom Recovery Center

Rachael Fulmer
SC Business Developer, Lutheran Services of SC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-196-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Richland AB
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Identify the first step toward enhancing implementation and dissemination of Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) across South Carolina
  2. Discuss a needs assessment from 33 agencies regarding medical providers and patients seen within agencies as well as follow-up data to assess change

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Angela Moreland, PhD
Assistant Professor, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-197-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington A
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Review EMS, Law Enforcement and Fire Department naloxone administrations in South Carolina and post rescue initiatives
Note:  Session was also offered during the 9:45-10:45am breakouts.  Credit may only be claimed once. 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Arnold Alier, EdD, NRP
Division Director of EMS, SC DHEC EMS & Trauma

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-193-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Congaree
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Discuss a model to promote the continuum of services for prevention, treatment, and recovery of alcohol and drug use
  2. Discuss how stakeholder groups can collaborate to ensure a well-defined service model that includes coordination from prevention to recovery with a focus on youth and young adults
  3. Identify how each stakeholder in the model operates in the community for their specific focus and collaborates to ensure continuity of services

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jeremy Martin, MSW
Vice President for Intervention and Treatment, LRADAC

Pam Imm, PhD
Community Psychologist

Susan Boykin Mill
Co-Founder, The Courage Center

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-198-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Richland AB
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Recall the range of services offered by the Palmetto Foundation for Prevention and Recovery

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Akil Ross, Med, PhD
Speaker, Palmetto Foundation for Prevention and Recovery

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-199-L04-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Lexington B
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Review the evolution of the laws in South Carolina and the naloxone programs that were created pursuant to these laws
  2. Discuss misconceptions about access to naloxone

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Joseph Shenkar, JD
General Counsel, SC DAODAS

Michele Neinhius, MPH
Prevention and Intervention Manager, SC DAODAS

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-200-L03-P
Date: 09/06/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.25

Location

Carolina