11:00 - 11:45 AM
Buprenorphine: An Ecologic Perspective

Marc Galanter, MD

Session Description:

This session will address the relationship between Twelve Step recovery and buprenorphine maintenance, with particular emphasis on the potential value of Twelve Step membership for people on maintenance. Results from a related urine toxicology study will be presented.

Learning Objectives:
  • Gain an understanding of urine toxicology for opioids relative to Twelve Step recovery

  • Apply this in their practices

  • Be better able to work clinically with buprenorphine