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Region 3 Lake Ontario Group Meeting - The Treatment of Opioid Dependence
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 Export to Your Calendar 9/12/2018
When: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
6:00 PM
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Canale's Restaurant
156 W. Utica St.
Oswego, New York  13126
United States
Presenter: Maryjo Proietta-Halpern & Gerald LaRocca
Contact: Tricia Vivlamore


Online registration is available until: 9/7/2018
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The Treatment of Opioid Dependence

Sponsored by PharmaCannis

Presented by

Maryjo Proietta-Halpern, Clinical Director of Farnham Family Services & Gerald LaRocca Jr., RPh from PharmaCannis

 

About 20% of those suffering from opioid dependence are receiving some type of treatment, and only one third of those are using FDA approved medication.  Maryjo will discuss treatment with Methadone and Suboxone within an outpatient substance abuse treatment facility.  The diagnosis of opioid dependence was recently approved by NYS for treatment with medical marijuana.  Gerald will discuss indications for use and discuss his experience as a pharmacist at PharmaCannis.  Dinner is included.  A general meeting will follow the presentation. 

Program Fees: $10 for current members / $25 for non-members

Registration closes on September 7th, 2018.  No refunds for cancellations.  No walk-ins allowed.



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