Testimonies from the Trenches Series - Buprenorphine in Residential Treatment Settings

Includes a Live Event on 01/13/2022 at 5:00 PM (EST)

Testimonies from the Trenches: Innovations in Clinical Practice - 

Buprenorphine in Residential Treatment Settings. 
This is a 15 minute didactic presentation followed by a collaborative discussion. This presentation is a description of Buprenorphine as used in an inpatient residential treatment center. It will guide the practitioner through detox, inpatient care and the eventual discharge and post-discharge planning.

This webinar is free to AOAAM members.
Non-members at $75. Consider membership!

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the Options of Medicated Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorders
  2. To create a framework for guiding a patient to the appropriate MAT
  3. Detox and Induction of Buprenorphine
  4. Post Discharge referrals


  • A comfort level on when and how to begin Buprenorphine in detox. (competence, performance)
    The process of making the best decision for an individual patient's MAT (competence, performance and patient outcomes)
    A look at the many factors that are involved in this process (competence)

CME: This webinar series has been approved for a maximum 4, AOA Category 1-A CME credits, and AOA designates this for a maximum of 4, AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of the extent of their participation.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and AOAAM. The AOA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Michael McCormick, DO

Caron Foundation

Michael A. McCormick, D.O., is the medical director of the Healthcare Professionals Program, a role he took on in January 2020, after serving as the addiction medicine provider for the program since its inception in 2016. He also leads Caron's Healthcare Professionals Assessment Program and provides daily care to the in-patient healthcare participants. As the physician in charge of the Opioid Treatment Program, he cares for patients who suffer from a particularly deadly disease, helping them with medication-assisted treatment decisions and induction of treatment.

Employed by Richard J Caron Foundation


Testimonies from the Trenches: Buprenorphine in Residential Treatment Settings
01/13/2022 at 5:00 PM (EST)   |  60 minutes
01/13/2022 at 5:00 PM (EST)   |  60 minutes
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