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NIDA

November 2011, Denver, CO

11/6/11 & 11/7/11: Denver, CO

Association of American Medical Colleges Annual Meeting**

  • The Patient Voice: Perspectives on Addiction, a CME event
  • Session code: ANN11-469
  • 10am-11:30am, Sunday, November 6
  • Hyatt Regency, Centennial D/E
  • In collaboration with the Arnold P. Gold Foundation
  • You must be a registered for the Annual Meeting to attend this event

University of Colorado School of Medicine** Anschutz Medical Campus

  • 4pm-5:30pm, Monday, November 7
  • Education Building II, Room 1102
  • Aurora, CO 80045
  • Informal reception following

Announcing Actors and Panel Members for Denver, CO Performances!

Denver Performances CME Information

AAMC event:

  • Click here to take the online CME survey and receive your CME Certificate/Certificate of Attendance.
  • Click here if you completed the paper evaluation at the performance and need to receive your CME Certificate/Certificate of Attendance.

University of Colorado event:

  • Click here to take the online survey and receive your CME Certificate/Certificate of Attendance.
  • Click here if you completed the paper evaluation at the performance and need to receive your CME Certificate/Certificate of Attendance.

CME & CE Information:

After participating in this activity, you should be able to:

  • Better identify and more successfully treat or refer drug-addicted patients.
  • Explore the role of individual biases and beliefs about people who abuse drugs and how these beliefs affect individual physician screening and treatment of patients.
  • Use empathy, knowledge, and supporting tools to improve communication skills and confidence in conducting Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT).

Additional CME information will be provided as a separate handout, including any faculty and panel members' disclosures.

Contact us at nidamed@nida.nih.gov with questions or comments.

**The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Joint Sponsorship of the Massachusetts Medical Society and the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of the Massachusetts Medical Society.