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Grand Rounds - October 9, 2020
"Alcohol Use Disorder"

Speaker: Michael Levine MD, FACEP, FACMT. Director of Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California Los Angeles

 

Objectives

  • Describe the epidemiology of Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) and outline current and evolving diagnostic criteria.
  • Describe challenges to the successful identification of patients with AUD.
  • Identify the treatment modalities currently available for management of AUD and apply them to patient cases using evidence-based medicine.
  • Develop strategies for recognizing and improving therapeutic adherence in patients treated for AUD.

 

Accreditation: St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Charles Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

Accessibility/Program Questions: St. Charles Health System encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Lisa Nasr, CME Coordinator at 541-706-4767, ljnasr@stcharleshealthcare.org. For CME or Clerkship questions, contact Sheila Jordan, MMGT, CHCP, Manager of Continuing Medical Education at 541-706-6780, ssjordan@stcharleshealthcare.org.

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