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May 2012, Philadelphia, PA

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May 8th & 9th, Philadelphia, PA

American Psychiatric Association 165th Annual Meeting

  • The Addiction Performance Project
  • Tuesday May 8, 2012
  • 11am-12:30pm
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center, Terrace Ballroom IV
  • 1101 Arch St.
  • Philadelphia, PA 19107

    You must be registered for the American Psychiatric Association meeting to attend this event. Free to APA Annual Meeting registrants. To register for this meeting, please visit: www.psych.org/annualmeeting.

Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

  • The Addiction Performance Project
  • Wednesday May 9, 2012
  • 9am-10am
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
  • Biomedical Research Building II/III Auditorium
  • 421 Curie Boulevard
  • Philadelphia, PA 19104

Announcing Actors and Panel Members for Philadelphia, PA Performances!

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.


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