Managing Diversion and Misuse of Buprenorphine

Presenters: J. Deanna Wilson, MD, MPH, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Board Certified in Addiction Medicine, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics 

Fee:  No Cost

Target Audience: Physicians

Module DescriptionMedications such as buprenorphine are associated with a risk of misuse and diversion. This module will provide strategies to reduce risks through thorough assessment, patient education, appropriate dosing and prescribing, and engaging in quality care practices.

Educational Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Define misuse and diversion of buprenorphine in the outpatient setting.
  • Identify key strategies to prevent diversion and misuse in office-based opioid treatment.
  • Implement patient-centered strategies to address diversion or misuse.

ACCME Accreditation Statement: The American Society of Addiction Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Release Date: 3/25/2020   Accreditation Expiration Date: 12/31/2021

Faculty and Planning
Yngvild Olsen, MD, MPH, DFASAM – No financial disclosures
Deanna Wilson, MD – No financial disclosures

ASAM CME Committee Reviewer
Edwin A. Salsitz, MD, DFASAM - No disclosures

Method of participation in the activity: To be awarded a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ you must:

1.  Review 1 training module (1 hour) provided in this activity. 
2.  Earn a minimum cumulative score of 70% on the examination. 
3.  Complete a final evaluation and follow instructions at the end of the course regarding how to retrieve your Certificate of Completion as well as a CME Credit Certificate*.

*Credit will not be awarded unless all components of the program are completed. Partial credit will not be awarded.

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