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1:45 - 3:15 PM
Panel:  Confronting the Opioid Epidemic with MAT

Moderator: David E. Smith, MD

Matt Willis, MD, MPH

Andrew C. Stone, MD, MPH

Diana Coffa, MD

 
Session Description:

At the end of this portion of the panel participants will identify the various choices of medications to assist patients with addiction involving opioids.

Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the indications for methadone versus buprenorphine versus naltrexone

  • Examine the pharmacology of methadone, buprenorphine and naltrexone

  • Identify the pros and cons of methadone versus buprenorphine versus naltrexone