Explore how stigma undermines evidence based practices and examine the factors that affect why we are in this opioid epidemic, as well as what can be done to help our communities move forward effectively to implement EBP.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standard of the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation through the partnership of Maine Medical Education Trust and CCSME. The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association to provide CME activities for physicians.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
About the Presenter
R. Jeffrey Goldsmith MD, DLFAPA, DFASAM is the lead physician consultant for Maine for the Opioid Response Network (STR- TA), a SAMHSA grant awarded to the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) with a coalition of 27 national professional organizations to provide technical assistance. Dr. Goldsmith is a past President of American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine and Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He harkens from Cincinnati where he completed research in addictions and provided clinical services.