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Program Agenda

Friday, February 8, 2019

12:00–1:00 PM

Registration—Nueces Foyer (pre-function)

Refreshments, visit exhibitors

12:45–1:00 PM

Welcome—Nueces Ballroom

1:00–2:00 PM

EMS: Problem, or part of the solution?

Albert Villarreal, Firefighter/EMT-P

UAN: 0834-0000-19-001-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-001-L04-T

2:00–3:00 PM

Opioids in the emergency department

Aaron Adamson, DO

UAN: 0834-0000-19-002-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-002-L04-T

3:00–3:15 PM

Break—Nueces Foyer (pre-function)

Refreshments, visit exhibitors

3:15–4:15 PM

Reinforcing mechanisms of psychoactive drugs

Steven Peterson, PhD

UAN: 0834-0000-19-003-L01-P, 0834-0000-19-003-L01-T

4:15–5:15 PM

ETHICS

Parental drug use: How does it affect the children?

Ada Booth, MD, FAAP

UAN: 0834-0000-19-004-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-004-L04-T

5:15 PM

Adjourn

Saturday, February 9, 2018

7:15–7:45 AM

Registration—Nueces Foyer (pre-function)

Continental breakfast, visit exhibitors

7:45–8:00AM

Welcome—Nueces Ballroom

8:00–9:00 AM

LAW

Update on the Texas Prescription Monitoring Program

Allison Benz, RPhP, MS

UAN: 0834-0000-19-005-L03-P, 0834-0000-19-005-L03-T

9:00–10:00 AM

The current state of prescription opioid abuse

Katherine Brown, DEA Diversion Program Manager

UAN: 0834-0000-19-006-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-006-L04-T

10:00–10:15 AM

Break—Nueces Foyer (pre-function)

Refreshments, visit exhibitors

10:15–11:15 AM

ETHICS

Approach to the patient with chronic pain and problems with opioids

Michael Weaver, MD, DFASAM

UAN: 0834-0000-19-007-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-007-L04-T

11:15 AM–12:00 PM

Medication assisted treatment (MAT) with naloxone—lecture

Joy Alonzo, MEngineering, PharmD

UAN: 0834-0000-19-008-L01-P, 0834-0000-19-008-L01-T

12:00–1:00 PM

Catered lunch—Corpus Christi Ballroom A

1:00–1:45 PM

Medication assisted treatment (MAT) with naloxone—activity

Joy Alonzo, MEngineering, PharmD

UAN: 0834-0000-19-008-L01-P, 0834-0000-19-008-L01-T

1:45–2:15 PM

Community resources and tools for managing patients taking or abusing opioids

Mark Reinhardt, DNP

UAN: 0834-0000-19-009-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-009-L04-T

2:15–3:15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION

A real epidemic: What can we do?

Moderator: Wilson Velazquez, MD

Panelists: Aaron Adamson, DO, Joy Alonzo, MEngineering, PharmD, Albert Villarreal, EMT-P, Michael Weaver, MD, DFASAM

UAN: 0834-0000-19-010-L04-P, 0834-0000-19-010-L04-T

3:15 PM

Adjourn


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