ORN - Hot Topics in Addiction Medicine - 8/24/2022 - Case Studies and Q/A - Trials and Tribulations of ED Initiation of Buprenorphine in the Age of Fentanyl

Includes a Live Event on 08/24/2022 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Opioid Response Network (ORN) - Hot Topics in Addiction Medicine 

Fall 2022 Webinar Series (6 webinars)

August 17, 2022 - 5:00 PM ET
     Trials and Tribulations of ED Initiation of Buprenorphine in the Age of Fentanyl
     Jeanmarie Perrone, MD and Lewis Nelson, MD

August 24, 2022 - 5:00 PM ET
     Case Studies and Q&A - Trials and Tribulations of ED Initiation of Buprenorphine in the Age of Fentanyl
     Jeanmarie Perrone, MD and Lewis Nelson, MD

August 31, 2022 - 12:00 PM ET
     Managing Opioid Complexity in Individuals with Serious Illness
     Jessica Merlin, MD

September 7, 2022 - 12:00 PM ET
     Case Studies and Q&A: Managing Opioid Complexity in Individuals with Serious Illness
     Jessica Merlin, MD

September 14, 2022 - 5:00 PM ET
     The State of Harm Reduction in the US: Progress, Barriers, and What's Next.
     Brandon Marshall, PhD

September 21, 2022 - 5:00 PM ET
     Case Studies and Q&A: The State of Harm Reduction in the US: Progress, Barriers, and What's Next.
     Brandon Marshall, PhD


Jeanmarie Perrone, MD

University of Penn

Jeanmarie Perrone is a Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Director of the Penn Center for Addiction Medicine and Policy.  Dr. Perrone has led multiple initiatives in opioid stewardship and leads a program for the ED treatment of Opioid Use Disorder (OUD).  Dr. Perrone has served on numerous regional and national task forces and advisory committees with the CDC and FDA addressing judicious opioid use and has advocated at the state and national level for harm reduction and ED treatment for OUD.  Dr. Perrone is featured in prominent media including the New York Times, National Public Radio and USA Today and has published in the New England Journal of Medicine and JAMA . She has won numerous awards for education and mentorship of students, residents and fellows and is boarded in emergency medicine, medical toxicology and addiction medicine.

Lewis Nelson, MD

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Lewis S. Nelson, MD, MBA is Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Chief of Service of the University Hospital Emergency Department, and Chief of the Division of Medical Toxicology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, all in Newark, NJ. He is also a Senior Consultant to the New Jersey Poison Information & Education System. He is board certified in emergency medicine, medical toxicology, and addiction medicine. Dr. Nelson is an editor of the medical toxicology textbook Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies and on the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the board of the American Board of Emergency Medicine and several other academic organizations and is Past President of American College of Medical Toxicology. Dr. Nelson serves as a long-standing consultant to CDC, DHS, and FDA and has worked with numerous professional organizations including ACEP and ASAM. Some of his areas of interest include non-opioid pain relief strategies, opioid overdose and management, addiction and withdrawal management, and health policy focused on issues related to medication safety and substance use. 

Julie Kmiec, DO, FAOAAM (Moderator)

AOAAM Past President

Julie Kmiec, DO, graduated from Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. She completed her general psychiatry residency training and addiction psychiatry fellowship at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC) in Pittsburgh, PA. She is currently an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She is board certified in general and addiction psychiatry. Dr. Kmiec is the Medical Director of the Ambulatory Detoxification Program and Bridge Clinic, as well as the Narcotic Addiction Treatment Program.
Her clinical interests include treatment of drug and alcohol withdrawal, prevention of overdose, and pharmacotherapy for the treatment of addictions. Dr. Kmiec’s research involves training healthcare professionals on the implementation of medications for opioid use disorder. She is the Immediate Past President of the American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine.

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