Care and Management of Addiction in Pregnancy

November 18, 2019 8:00 am

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Care and Management of Addiction in Pregnancy

November 18 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

Our Journey Through the Care and Management of Addiction in Pregnancy

Please join us for this informative conference focusing on the care and management of addition in pregnancy.

Conference highlights include:

  • Understanding the AIM best practices and metrics of a statewide collaboration focusing on opioid use disorder
  • Learning how to support and collaborate with patients to promote breastfeeding in babies with symptoms related to Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
  • Recognizing the impact of trauma on physical and mental health
  • Understanding the stigma of addiction and how to effectively communicate with pregnant women suffering from substance use disorder
  • Hearing the personal story of a patient’s journey with substance use disorder and how to provide support to patients during and after their pregnancy

 

Featured Speakers:

Tara Burnette, MD

Regional Neonatal Associates

The University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

Caleb Corwin, PhD

Cherokee Health Systems

 

Megan Lacy, MPH

The University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

Tamela Milan, MPPA

Bridges to Bond, LLC

 

Craig Towers, MD

High Risk Obstetrical Consultants

The University of Tennessee Medical Center

 

 

This continuing nursing education activity has been submitted to the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation.

 

This project is funded under a grant contract with the State of Tennessee.

Details

Date:
November 18
Time:
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Paige Huggler
Email:
PHuggler@utmck.edu

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Venue

UT Medical Center – Wood Auditorium
1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States
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