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Responding to an Opioid Overdose: Techniques for Harm Reduction Including Naloxone Rescue Treatment

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Preferred registration deadline: July 26th

3 CEUs/CPH units

You only have to turn on the news to realize that opioid use is a rapidly changing, all too often tragic issue impacting not only our region but the entire country.

This workshop will increase your knowledge of current trends in opioid use, including illicit fentanyl and heroin.  We will review medication treatment options for opioid use disorder - including buprenorphine and naltrexone – as well as discussing the importance of reducing stigma around opioid use disorder treatment and recovery.  Essential educational elements for clients and caregiver will be shared for harm reduction, such as what to do in case of an overdose.

General Admission: $60**

Class size is limited to 45.
**Discounts on admission are offered to the Brown School’s students, recent alumni (for 2 years after graduation), other alumni (more than 2 years after graduation), field instructors, faculty, and staff. We also offer a discount to full-time graduate students in other programs and to our Washington University colleagues. No other discounts are available. Discounted admission is automatically defined by your role selection in your personal profile.

Class Details

1 Sessions

Hillman Hall

Kelly Gable 

CEUs : 3

General Admission: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/2/2019 Fri 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM St. Louis, Hillman Hall  Map Kelly Gable