Patient and Family Resource Center

Updates on the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: A free educational program exclusively for patients, families, and friends

About this event

DATE: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Registration: 9:15 to 10 am

Program: 10 am to 3:15 pm

PLACE:

The Starr Center Auditorium

Mass. General Hospital

185 Cambridge St., 2nd Floor

Boston, MA 02114


CONTACT INFO:

Email: educationprogram@partners.org

Phone: 866-644-7792


Registration

This free educational program is made possible by generous support from the Sidney R. Baer, Jr. Foundation.

 

 

Agenda
 
9:15 to 10 am

Check-in

 

10:00-10:15 am

Welcome and Introduction:
George Handran, Esq, Trustee,
Sidney R. Baer Jr., Foundation

10:15-10:45 am

Scope of Substance Use Issues in the Community
Leslie Aldrich, MPH

10:45-11:00 am

Questions & Answers


11:00-11:30 am

Prescription Drug Misuse
Timothy Wilens, MD

11:30-11:45 am

Questions & Answers

 

11:45-12:00 pm

Shared Decision Making Survey

 

12:00 pm -1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00-1:30 pm

Patient and Family Panel

 

 

1:30-1:45 pm

Questions and Answers

 

1:45-2:15pm

Recovery Management and Self-Help Facilitation
John Kelly, PhD

 

2:15-2:30 pm

Questions & Answers

 

2:30-3:00 pm

Treating Substance Misuse in the Individual and Family
Martha T. Kane, PhD

 

3:00-3:15 pm

Questions & Answers

 

3:15 pm

Program Adjourns