WISAM 2019 Annual Conference

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Schedule subject to change

Thursday, September 26, 2019

7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

8:30 am - Conference Kickoff/Opening Remarks

8:45-10:00 am - How to Survive a Plague: What the US Response to AIDS Can Teach Us About the Opioid Epidemic; Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPH

10:00-10:15 am - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

10:15-11:45 am - Workshops:

Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
Emerging Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder; Sela Kurter, MD
    Motivational Interviewing: Adolescents and Marijuana; Matthew Stohs, MD et. al.
      Somatic Therapies: Yoga, Zen Meditation, Qigong, Tai Chi; James Sauer, MSSW and David Nelson, PhD


      12:00-1:15 pm - Lunch; WISAM Annual Business Meeting and Elections

      1:15 - 1:45 pm - Dessert Reception with Exhibitors

      1:45 -3:15 pm Workshops:

      Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
      Rural Perspectives of SUD Treatment and Prevention; Mark Lim, MD and Sheila Weix
        Identity, Basic Human Needs and the  Trauma Nexus; Implications for Social Policy and an Improved Response to Mental Health; Algernon Felice, PhD
          Equine Therapy and Hypnotherapy; Tami Bahr, LCSW and David Nelson, PhD


          3:15-3:30 pm - Networking Break/Visit with Exhibitors

          3:30-4:30 pm - An Update on the Status of Cannabis and Cannabis Research; David Galbis-Reig, MD

          4:30-4:45 pm - Q&A Session and Closing Remarks

          4:45-5:30 pm - Reception

          Friday, September 27, 2019

          7:30 am - Registration & Breakfast

          8:10 am - Introductory Remarks

          8:15-8:45 am - TBD

          8:45-9:15 am - Local Law Enforcement and a Community Partnership Approach to Addiction; Chief Michael C. Koval, City of Madison Police Department

          9:15-10:15 am - U.S. Law Enforcement and the Opioid Epidemic; Asst. U.S. Attorneys William Lipscomb and David Conway

          10:15-10:45 am - Networking Break

          10:45 am - 12:15 pm - Workshops:

          Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
          Tapering Buprenorphine; Matthew Felgus, MD and Aleksandra Zgierska, MD
            Supporting Providers through Patient Overdose; Ritu Bhatnagar, MD and Dean Krahn, MD
              Peer Support Workshop: MARI & the ED2Recovery Program; Officer Bernie Albright; Joseph Balles; Tanya Kraege; Sarah Johnson


              12:15-1:15 pm - Lunch & Roundtable Special Interest Topic Discussions

              1:15-2:45 pm - Workshops:

              Option 1   Option 2 Option 3 
              Psychotherapy in MAT; Thomas Hayes, PhD and John Ewing, MD
                Modalities of Trauma Treatment: EMDR Therapy and Brainspotting; Sandra Derks, LPC, CSAC: Jeff Ryan, LPC
                  Alternatives to Jail: The Evidence Behind Drug Courts; Jason Latva; Judge Mary Triggiano


                  2:45-3:00 pm - Networking Break

                  3:00-4:00 pm - Governor's Address; Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers (invited)

                  4:00-4:15 pm - Closing Remarks & Announcements

                  CME Accreditation

                  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine (WISAM). ASAM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

                  Designation: The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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