12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | December 4, 2019 | 1 CME or 1 Contact Hour
Dr. Nichols will address the impact of polypharmacy on patient care and quality of life, emphasizing polypharmacy management that involves opioids and benzodiazepines.
About the Presenter
Stephanie Nichols, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPP, FCCP Dr. Nichols is an Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of New England College of Pharmacy located in Portland, Maine, an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Tufts University School of Medicine, and a psychiatry & substance use disorder pharmacist practicing at Maine Medical Center. She is a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the Chair of the Maine Pharmacist-Provider Collaboration Task Force. Dr. Nichols is highly engaged in interprofessional education of students, residents, and lifelong learners, both in the classroom and in the clinical setting. She has authored and co-authored over a dozen peer-reviewed published manuscripts. Among other journals, her research has been published in: Pharmacotherapy, Current Psychiatry, Pain, Journal of Psychopharmacology, Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Pharmacology, and Psychosomatics.