The Appalachian Addiction and Prescription Drug Abuse Conference has been developed specifically in cooperation with the WV Board of Medicine, WV Board of Osteopathic Medicine, WV Board of Nursing, and WV Board Pharmacy to meet the 3-hour CME requirement for all physicians, nurses, physician assistants, podiatrists, pharmacists and others who prescribe/dispense controlled substances. Registration fee of $110 includes access to all sessions until March 1, 2022.
An American Board of Addiction Medicine Recognized Activity
This course is a recognized activity for American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) Diplomates enrolled in the Transitional Continuous Certification Program (TraCC). This course has been recognized by ABAM. Physicians enrolled in ABAM TraCC can apply a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing the Appalachian Addiction & Prescription Drug Abuse Conference; Pain and Addiction, Best Practices & Proper Prescribing Virtual Event.
This virtual conference is supported by a Physician Education Grant provided by the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Bureau for Behavioral Health and administered by the WV Medical Professionals Health Program; Grant #G210667.
We wish to invite you to consider sponsorship of and participation in the Appalachian Addiction and Prescription Drug Abuse Conference: Pain and Addiction, Best Practices and Proper Prescribing scheduled for October 28 and 29, 2021 as a Virtual Conference Event.
West Virginia law requires all physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, advanced registered nurse practitioners, dentists, etc. who prescribe/dispense controlled substances to complete a continuing education program approved by their respective licensing board. This conference has been developed specifically in cooperation with the West Virginia Board of Medicine and West Virginia Board of Osteopathic Medicine to meet the 3-hour CME requirement for all physicians, physician assistants and podiatrists. ~16 hours of CME/CEs for multiple disciplines.
There are several exhibitor or other supportive sponsorships available. Please see attached Exhibitor Application/Contract for details. We also look forward to acknowledging your contribution during the conference.
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Yes, in order to receive the 3-hour licensure board mandated CME, you MUST view each of the following sessions:Friday, October 28, 2021
Each booth includes the following items: