The BC Substance Use Conference: Coming Together

The BC Substance Use Conference: Coming Together

Hosted by The BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU)

Target Audience:

Physicians, allied health, residents

  • May 23, 2019 to May 25, 2019
JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe St
Vancouver
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Overview

Agenda

THU

5:00 - 6:00 PM Registration
6:00 - 6:30 PM Welcome
6:30 - 7:00 PM Safe Supply - Presentation & Panel Discussion
7:00 - 8:00 PM Health Authority Specialty Presentations - Innovative Implementation
8:30 - 9:00 PM Networking, Time to view art display and participate in the silent auction

FRI

07:00 - 08:00 AM Registration
08:00 - 09:00 AM Breakfast, Poster Viewing
09:00 - 09:30 AM Introductions by Dr. Evan Wood, Edler Welcome
09:30 - 10:45 AM Welcome by Hon. Judy Darcy
09:45 - 10:45 AM Keynote TBD
10:45 - 11:00 AM Break and travel time to breakout sessions
11:00 - 01:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:
11:00 - 12:00 PM BCCSU Staff, Family, & Peers: Indigenous Informed Primary Care & Cultural Safety / 12:00 - 1:00 PM Frontiers on Harm Reduction Practice and Policy
11:00 - 01:00 PM Clinical Track: What's Next in OUD Care Workshop & Case Based Learning
11:00 - 01:00 PM Fellows Track: Trainee Presentations
01:00 - 02:00 PM Lunch & Poster/Exhibit Viewing
02:00 - 03:30 PM Concurrent Sessions:
02:00 - 03:00 PM BCCSU Staff, Family, & Peers: The Youth Perspective/ 03:00 - 03:30 PM Gender & LGBTQ
02:00 - 03:30 PM Clinical Track: How Patients Want to Be Treated
02:00 - 03:30 PM Fellows Track: Trainee Presentations
Travel time - return to plenary
03:30 - 05:00 PM Psychedelics Presentation
05:00 - 06:00 PM Time for Guests get ready for dinner
06:00 - 09:00 PM Dinner and Awards Banquet (Lifetime Achievement Award and Presentation)

SAT

08:00 - 09:00 AM Registration
09:00 - 09:30 AM Breakfast & Networking
09:30 - 10:45 AM How We Talk About the Opioid Crisis
10:45 - 11:00 AM Break travel to breakout sessions
11:00 - 01:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:

BCCSU Staff, Family & Peers Tracks (three options) and you can move between sessions at 12:00:
i) 11:00 - 12:00 PM Yukon Drug War Survivors/ 12:00 - 01:00 PM Next steps, Practical Training, & Alignment
ii) 11:00 - 12:00 PM How To Advocate For Your Loved Ones/ 12:00 - 01:00 PM Activism Strategies + Working With the Community
iii) 11:00 - 01:00 PM "Recovery-orientated Health Systems, Education + Clinical Tools

11:00 - 01:00 PM Clinical Track: Detox in 2018, PAWSS/ 12:00 - 1:00 PM Cannabis & Pain Panel
11:00 - 01:00 PM Fellows Track: Health Advocacy (one hour presentation followed by a one hour workshop)
01:00 - 02:00 PM Lunch & Networking
02:00 - 04:00 PM Concurrent Sessions:

02:00 - 3:00 PM BCCSU Staff, Family & Peers Track: Combined Stakeholder Meeting (How can community work better with primary care providers)/ 03:00 - 04:00 PM OAT Patient Handbook: Debrief & Discussion
02:00 - 3:00 PM Clinical Track: AUD + Guideline/ 03:00 - 04:00 PM Real World Polysubstance Use Management & Cases
02:00 - 3:00 PM Fellows Track: Vicarious Trauma & Self Care/ 03:00 - 04:00 PM Implications of Cannabis Legalization
Return to Plenary Room
04:00 - 04:30 PM Why Does This Matter? Guy Felicella
04:30 - 05:00 PM Closing Remarks Dr, Evan Wood

Accommodation

JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
39 Smithe Street
V6B 0R3
Vancouver  British Columbia  V6B 0R3
Canada

Special conference rates: starting at $289 CDN/night for attendees available before Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Use direct booking link provided and click on "Make your Selection" and then ATTENDEE to receive access to the special rate. Taxes and parking are extra. Please note that rooms sell out quickly, and you may not get the conference rate if you book late. Current online rates for the Parq start at $649 a night, so our group rate is an exceptional deal.

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