ADDICTION, DEPENDENCE & MEDICATION ASSISTED TREATMENT
BY DR. MARY MCMASTERS, MD, FASAM
JULY 31, 2015 9:00 TO 11:00
NEW COLLEGE INSTITUTE, BALWIN BUILDING
Learning objectives of this FREE presentation include:
- What recent brain research can teach us
- Continuum of substance use disorders
- Role of Medication Assisted Treatment including Methadone and Suboxone.
Dr. McMasters practices Addiction Medicine in Fishersville, VA. She is member of Governor’s Task Force on Prescription Drug Abuse and Heroin. She is a Fellow in Addiction Medicine, has contributed to medical texts, and is Co-Medical Director for project REMOTE, addressing the high rate of opioid deaths in far Southwest Virginia.
The presentation is FREE but preregistration is required by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday, July 24.
Sponsored by DRUG FREE MHC AND FRESH WITH SUPPORT FROM THE HARVEST FOUNDATION AND THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH & DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES