PL-6.1 Tector Lecture: The Opioid Epidemic: From Freud to Fentanyl
Wednesday November 28, 2018 from 13:00 to 13:30
Salle de Bal de Montréal
Presenter

Anna Lembke, United States

Associate Professor

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Stanford University

Overview
Objectives

As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • recognize that opioid overprescribing continues.
  • identify the psychodynamic, neurobiological, and sociocultural factors driving over-prescribing and over-consumption of prescription opioids.
  • list ideas for what health care providers can do to target and substantially reduce this public health crisis.

Lectures by Anna Lembke

When Session Talk Title Room
Wed-28
11:00 - 12:00
Workshops - G How to taper patients off of chronic opioid therapy St-Laurent 5
Wed-28
13:00 - 16:30
Plenary - 6 Tector Lecture: The Opioid Epidemic: From Freud to Fentanyl Salle de Bal de Montréal

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