Outreach Grand Rounds: Prescription Drugs of Abuse - The New Street Killers
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Dinner & Presentation
Prescription Drugs of Abuse: The New Street Killers
James V. Hillman, MD, FAAP, FACEP, FACMT
Pediatric Emergency Physician, All Children’s Hospital; Clinical Professor, USF College of Medicine, Tampa, FL
Jennifer L. R. Mayer, MD, FAAP
Medical Director, All Children's at Sarasota Memorial Hospital; Associate Clinical Professor, FSU College of Medicine; Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, All Children's Hospital
As a result of attending this program, participants will be able to:
- Cite the most common prescription medications that are associated with abuse.
- Recognize the typical signs and symptoms of prescription drug abuse.
- Manage an acute toxic event.
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course is designed for the continuing professional development of practicing pediatricians and family practice physicians in the ambulatory and hospital setting.
Accommodation for Disability: Please notify the CME Department at All Children's Hospital at 727-767-2525 or send an email to CME@allkids.org a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed.