July 16, 2019

Subgroup - The Opioid Epidemic

At a Glance...

Speakers: William Nettleton, MD, MPH Jessica Burley, Pharm D., Meijer

  • Date: March 20, 2019
  • Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Event Address:

    Integrated Health Partners
    77 East Michigan Avenue
    Battle Creek, MI 49017

  • Room Location: Event Room - 2nd Floor
  • Contact: Integrated Health Partners 269-425-7111


·Describe the local epidemiology of the opioid overdose epidemic

·Illustrate a systems perspective to address the opioid overdose epidemic

·Explain medication assisted treatment and a harm reduction approach to the opioid overdose epidemic

·Explain the tapering process for both Opioids and Benzodiazepines


Primary Care Physicians, Specialists, and Advanced Practice Professionals (APP) are strongly encouraged to attend.  Offices will receive five (5) points for the performance criteria if the Physician or APP attend


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) through the joint providershipof Practice Transformation Institute and Integrated Health Partners.  Practice Transformation Institute is accredited by the MSMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Practice Transformation institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.