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.


  • 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,