The NYSDOH AIDS Institute,
in collaboration with The Nurse Practitioners Association New York State (The NPA) and Harm Reduction Coalition, is hosting a Free Buprenorphine Waiver Training for Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Providers
(Physicians, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, and Medical Residents are welcome) at the 33rd Annual NPA Conference
on Thursday, October 19th, 2017
from 12:30PM to 5:30PM
. The training will be located at the Saratoga Springs City Center
, 522 Broadway, Meeting Room 1, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.
: 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits will be made available for authorized practitioners.
Click here to download the flyer with further information, including location, online registration, and more details. Further information will be sent out to registered attendees prior to the training.
Samara Gabree, NP, Catholic Charities, Albany, NY
Bruce Trigg, MD, Harm Reduction Coalition, New York, NY
Melissa Weimer, DO, MCR, St. Peter's Health Partners
Please Note: Online training is required and can be accessed here: www.cvent.com/d/c5qcbh This is the second part of the minimum required 8 hours of training, and can be completed within 30 days after the in-person training. Currently NPs & PAs are required to take an additional 16 hours of online training which is available on the PCSS-MAT website (Part 2).
NOTE: While attendance and registration for this training is free, you must register for The NPA conference here if you wish to attend any other conference events.
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the NYSDOH at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-692-8528. Feel free to forward this to any colleagues whom might be interested.
Registration closes on Friday, October 13th at 12PM.
Space is limited so please register fast!