Regrettably, the Addiction Medicine for the Primary Care Provider Conference scheduled for Thursday, October 25, 2018, has been canceled. Your conference registration fee will be refunded in full in the coming weeks. If necessary, please contact the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa directly to cancel your hotel reservation at 1-760-862-4520. Thank you for your interest in joining your colleagues and leading experts for the conference, and we apologize for any inconvenience this cancellation may cause. Please watch for future educational opportunities in upcoming communications and posts. Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. For more information, contact Donna DePaul by email or call 1-760-636-5851. October 25 Join your colleagues and leading experts in the field of addiction treatment to focus on the latest thinking and best practices for improving identification and management of substance use disorders in the primary care setting. Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa 41000 Bob Hope Dr. Rancho Mirage, CA Join Us To Learn About The neurobiology of addiction and how it helps us understand the disease The opioid crisis in the United States and what needs to be done to address it Screening and brief intervention for substance use disorders in primary care settings Medications for treating addiction Risk factors for initiation of substance use in adolescents Recognizing and treating co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders How the family is affected by addiction Who Should Attend Primary care physicians Nurse practitioners Physician assistants Pharmacists Residents Psychiatrists Fellows Mental health professionals Speakers Nora D. Volkow, MD, is the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Dr. Volkow's work has been instrumental in demonstrating that drug addiction is a disease of the human brain. As a research psychiatrist and scientist, she pioneered the use of brain imaging to investigate the toxic effects and addictive properties of abusable drugs. Dr. Volkow has published more than 600 peer-reviewed articles, written more than 95 non-peer reviewed manuscripts and book chapters, and edited three books on neuroimaging for mental and addictive disorders. She has been named one of Time magazine’s "Top 100 People Who Shape Our World," was the subject of a 2012 profile piece by CBS's 60 Minutes, and was a featured speaker at TEDMED 2014. George F. Koob, PhD, is an internationally-recognized expert on alcohol and stress, and the neurobiology of alcohol and drug addiction. He is the director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Dr. Koob earned his doctorate in behavioral physiology from Johns Hopkins University in 1972. Prior to taking the helm at NIAAA, he served as Professor and Chair of the Scripps' Committee on the Neurobiology of Addictive Disorders and Director of the Alcohol Research Center at the Scripps Research Institute. Marvin D. Seppala, MD, serves as chief medical officer of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and as an adjunct assistant professor at the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies. Dr. Seppala is the author of Clinician's Guide to the Twelve Step Principles and a coauthor of When Painkillers Become Dangerous: Pain-Free Living for Drug-Free People and Prescription Painkillers: History, Pharmacology and Treatment. Jan Gryczynski, PhD, is a senior research scientist at the Friends Research Institute, a nonprofit research institution specializing in the study of substance use disorders and treatment. His expertise and recent contributions include development and validation of screening tools to identify substance use problems in primary care; evaluation brief intervention and referral strategies in health care settings; and addiction treatment access, entry and engagement, chiefly in the area of medication treatment for opioid use disorders. Joseph Lee, MD, medical director of adolescent and young adult services for the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, is the author of Recovering My Kid: Parenting Young Adults in Treatment and Beyond. Dr. Lee's vast experience in helping young people and their families provides him with an unparalleled perspective on emerging drug trends, co-occurring mental health conditions and the culture of addiction. He is board certified in addiction medicine. Stephen Delisi, MD, DABAM, FASAM, serves as assistant dean of the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies. He previously held positions as a psychiatrist at Hazelden Betty Ford in Center City, Minnesota; associate director of the Psychiatric Residency Program at Rush Medical Center; and associate director of the Chicago Board Review Course. Dr. Delisi has coauthored 28 presentations and published abstracts, many of which focus on mindfulness-based treatment. Jerry Moe is the national director of the Betty Ford Center Children's Program, part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. An author, lecturer and trainer, Moe serves as an advisory board member of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics. His latest book is Through a Child's Eyes: Understanding Addiction and Recovery, and his work has been featured in national news programs and publications. Register Early and Save Early registration through August 25 General registration August 26-October 25 Students, Residents and Fellows $159 Early registration fee $199 Registration fee Professionals $199 Early registration fee $249 Registration fee Registration fee includes up to 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and CEs, continental breakfast and lunch. Agenda 7–8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast 8–8:15 a.m. Introduction with Joseph Skrajewski, Executive Director of Medical and Professional Education at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation 8:15–9 a.m. Neurobiology of Addiction with Nora D. Volkow, MD 9-9:45 a.m. Neurobiology of Addiction: Incentive Salience, Reward Deficit, Stress Surfeit, Executive Function Disorder with George Koob, PhD 9:45–10:15 a.m. Q&A with Nora D. Volkow, MD and George Koob, PhD 10:15–10:30 a.m. Break 10:30–11:30 a.m. Responding to the Opioid Crisis with Marvin D Seppala, MD 11:30 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Screening and Brief Intervention with Jan Gryczynski, PhD 12:15–12:30 p.m. Q&A with Marvin D. Seppala, MD and Jan Gryczynski, PhD 12:30–1:30 p.m. Lunch 1:30–2:15 p.m. Risk Factors for Substance Use in Adolescence with Joseph Lee, MD 2:15–3:15 p.m. Co-Occurring Substance Use and Psychiatric Disorders with Stephen Delisi, MD 3:15–3:30 p.m. Break 3:30–4:30 p.m. Through a Child's Eyes: Understanding Addiction and Recovery with Jerry Moe 4:30–4:45 p.m. Q&A with Joseph Lee, MD, Stephen Delisi, MD and Jerry Moe 4:45–5 p.m. Evaluations and Wrap-Up 5–5:15 p.m. Break 5:15–6 p.m. A Doctor's Recovery Story with Stanton Segal, MD Questions? Contact Donna DePaul by email or at 1-760-636-5851. If you have a disability and need special arrangements, please contact us. Reasonable advance notice is required. For more information about the Peter G. Dodge Foundation, please visit their website. Making Your Hotel Reservation Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa 41000 Bob Hope Dr. Rancho Mirage, CA A special room block rate of $179.00, plus $15.00 hotel resort fee (taxable) is available through October 4. Reservations can be made, modified or canceled by individuals by calling Omni Reservations at 1-800-THE-OMNI and referring to the room block of the Addiction Medicine Conference. Reservations can be made online on or before the cut-off date. All group attendees will be responsible for their own room, tax and incidental charges. All reservations must be guaranteed by a valid major credit card, which will be supplied at the time of reservation. Any guaranteed reservation not cancelled 72 hours prior to arrival will be subject to one night room and tax cancellation fee. Photo Policy By attending this public event, I hereby grant the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation the right to use and publish photographs and videos of me, or in which I may be included, for editorial trade, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner and medium and to alter the same without restriction. I hereby release the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and its legal representatives and assigns for all claims and liability relating to said photographs and videos. Accreditation Statement This activity is planned and implemented by the University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education and Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Credit Designation Statements American Medical Association (AMA) The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. American Family of Family Physicians (AAFP) This Live activity, Addiction Medicine for the Primary Care Provider, with a beginning date of 10/25/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. American Psychological Association (APA) The Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Graduate School maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. State of California Board of Registered Nursing The Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP16722. National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) The Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP no. 6547. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals This course has been approved by Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for 8 CE. NAADAC Provider #77968, Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies is responsible for all aspects of its programming. Other Healthcare Professionals Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit this statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education. Presented by Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation's Medical and Professional Education program with the support of The Peter G. Dodge Foundation.