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Addiction Medicine for All Providers: Pearls for Practice in a Time for Advocacy
May 19 to 20, 2017
Massachusetts Medical Society
860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451
This program will feature presentations on a variety of topics including new policies around substance abuse, evaluation of interventions for patients with substance use disorders, impact of substance abuse on special populations, new information on medical marijuana, management of alcohol withdrawal and medically assisted therapy for opioid abuse, and case discussions. All physicians and other health professionals are invited to attend this program. A meeting agenda will be available in early February.
Current MASAM Officers:
Barbara Herbert, MD, FASAM
Jacquelyn Starer, MD, FACOG, FASAM
Michael F. Bierer, MD, MPH
Sarah Wakeman, MD
Kenneth Freedman, MD, MS, MBA, FACP, DFASAM
Finance: Kenneth Freedman, MD
Membership: Jacquelyn Starer, MD
Nominating: Jacquelyn Starer, MD
Legislative: Sarah Wakeman, MD and David Marcovitz, MD
If you are interested in joining a MASAM Committee, please contact us!