Addiction Medicine Symposium

When: 10/18/2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and Caron Treatment Centers present the 5th Annual Addiction Medicine Symposium, recommended for medical doctors, physicians, pharmacists, psychologists, therapists, medical students, residents and social workers.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES:

  • Comprehend addiction as a disorder that involves elements of both impulsivity and compulsivity.
  • Be familiar with the three stages of addiction: binge/intoxication, withdrawal/negative affect and preoccupation/anticipation.
  • Have a better understanding of ways to treat pain.
  • Be aware of the legal and ethical issues when prescribing opiates to patients.

At the Stony Brook Southampton Fine Arts Building, Avram Theater, 239 Montauk Highway, Southampton NY, 11968,