Update on the Pharmacologic Management of Alcohol Use Disorder

Update on the Pharmacologic Management of Alcohol Use Disorder

Hot & Current Topics Webinar Series

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists and all other health care providers

Course Format: Online webinar

Title

  • Mar 12, 2020

Online from Vancouver BC

Overview

UBC CPD's popular Hot & Current Topics Webinar series is back in 2019-2020 presenting on hot & current topics online to view from the comfort of your own home or office. Topics in the 2019-2020 series span vaping, physician wellness, alternative medical treatments, and Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD).

After learners have attended sessions in the series they will be able to do the following:

  1. Discuss current and significant medical topics
  2. Describe the latest evidence on the reviewed topics
  3. Apply new knowledge or skills into practice

Our third presentation in the 2019-2020 series is an Update on the Pharmacologic Management of Alcohol Use Disorder  by Dr. Rupi Brar | Mar 12 | 1900-2000 PST

Format

  • Moderator and presenter visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via the Q&A chat box

On the day of the session, you will receive an email from UBC with connection details. Please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.

Please close all other programs during the webinar, and turn on your computer speakers with the volume up.

If you would like to connect your local video conferencing room to this presentation, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (hadas.h@ubc.ca).

Key Speakers

Dr. Rupi Brar

Skills Gained

  1. Review non-pharmacologic treatment of alcohol use disorder
  2. Assess which patients are appropriate for outpatient vs inpatient detox (PAWS score)
  3. Review pharmacologic agents for alcohol use disorder: update on the evidence, contraindications and any monitoring required while on these treatments

Cost

Free! Limited space. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend. Other colleagues might need that space.

Cancellations and Refunds

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Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists and all other health-care providers

Date: Jan 14, 2020
Location:
Broadcast from UBC CPD
Online from Vancouver  British Columbia
Canada

Contact

If you have any questions, please contact Senior Program Assistant, Hadas Haft (hadas.h@ubc.ca)

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