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Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Educating Healthcare Teams - The Role of Continuing Professional Development, Part II: How Are Health Professionals Being Educated in Appropriate Pain Management and Safe Opioid Prescribing?

Tuesday, January 23
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Mediterranean 4-8

Physician Credits: 1.0

Nursing CE Credits: 1.0

Pharmacy Credits: 1.0

ACPE UAN: 0809-9999-18-218-L04-P (Knowledge)

Session Description

How are, and how many clinicians are, being educated in appropriate pain management and appropriate opioid prescribing? Listen to a panel of experts as they discuss current data, pain management techniques, and how to manage opioid prescribing.

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Norman Kahn

Convener
Conjoint Committee on Continuing Education
chicago, Illinois

Norman Kahn serves as EVP/CEO of the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, with 43 specialty society members representing 790,000 member physicians in the US. CMSS operates under two strategic priorities: to facilitate a culture of performance improvement in clinical practice, and to model professionalism, including altruism (putting the needs of patients first) self-regulation and transparency (disclosure to peers, patients and the public). In 2010 CMSS adopted the Code for Interaction with Companies, creating ethical standards for relationships between medical societies and industry. CMSS convenes the Conjoint Committee on Continuing Education, with 26 members in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, NPs and PAs, committed to using continuing education in the health professions to positively impact the US healthcare system, specifically to reduce unintended deaths fro prescription opioids.

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Ilana Hardesty

Program Operations Manager
Boston University School of Medicine CME Office
Boston, Massachusetts

Ms. Hardesty develops and implements a broad range of educational activities, including all aspects of BUSM CME/CNE opioid prescribing education. She has significant experience with the content, educational design, and methodology for opioid prescribing education including coordinating policy panels, demonstration videos, and frequently asked questions. She has 30 years of experience as a program manager for a variety of educational and nonprofit institutions.

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Marie-Michele Leger

Director, Clinical Education
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Alexandria, Virginia


Ms. Léger a PA for 34 years is director, clinical education at AAPA . She monitors, advises AAPA's leadership on issues in clinical medicine, public health, coordinates activities that relates to CPD, translate best available evidence which leads to PA practice improvement. She has published extensively and presented in the U.S. and internationally. Ms. Léger has a faculty appointment at the GWU School of Medicine and Health Sciences and at the Shenandoah PA Program.

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Jennifer Graebe

Director, Primary and Joint Accreditation
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Silver Spring , Maryland

Jennifer Graebe has a professional nursing career spanning 20 years and has a wealth of education and clinical experience. Jennifer received master of nursing in leadership and health systems management from Drexel University, her baccalaureate degree in nursing from Villanova University; and a certificate in healthcare management, accounting and economics from Johns Hopkins University. Jennifer holds the ANCC Nurse Executive Advanced – Board Certification. In August of 2015, Jennifer joined the American Nurses Enterprise in their subsidiary the American Nurses Credentialing Center as the Senior Operations Manager of Primary and Joint Accreditation. In October of 2017, Jennifer was promoted to role of Director of Primary and Joint Accreditation. In this role Jennifer is responsible for the daily operations of over 450 accredited organizations that provide and/or approve continuing nursing education and interprofessional continuing education. Prior to her role at the ANCC, Jennifer has held roles in leadership at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital as the Clinical Educator in the Emergency Department (ED) at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and more recently as the Clinical Manager. While at MGUH, Jennifer was recognized as Nurse Leader of the Year (2014) and Nurse of the Year in Nursing Education (2010). Jennifer also holds instructor certificates in basic and advanced cardiac life support and has presented at conferences for IAFN and ANPD. Jennifer has experience in the provision of IPCE in leadership and human trafficking. Until recently, Jennifer continued to work with patients clinically in the Emergency Department and teach courses on High Reliability Organizations and Medication Safety.

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Jennifer L. Baumgartner

Assistant Director, CPE Provider Accreditation
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Chicago, Illinois

Jennifer Baumgartner is Assistant Director of the CPE Provider Accreditation Program at the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). She assists in the organization and administration of evaluative processes, provides guidance to accredited providers, and facilitates advancement of CPD approaches to self-directed lifelong learning. Jennifer earned her PharmD degree from Purdue University and completed a Psychiatric Pharmacy Practice Residency and Fellowship with the University of Texas at Austin.

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J. Mark Bailey

Professor
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Chicago, Illinois

Dr Bailey is a native Mississippian who attended Millsaps College as an undergraduate and University of MS Medical Center for his PhD in Anatomy. He attended the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in Pomona California and afterwards relocated to Birmingham Alabama for internship and residency. He was in private practice for 13 years and is now Professor of Neurology and Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He is board certified in both Neurology and Pain.

Dr Bailey is a past president of the Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association and currently serves on the AOA Bureau of Osteopathic Education. He is a member of the NBOME faculty. He is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists and serves on its board of Governors.

Dr Bailey participated in the creation of the Osteopathic Pain Medicine Boards and serves as the AOA advisor to the AMA CPT committee. He is the AOA representative to the Federation of State Medical Boards Opioid Task Force and serves on the coding subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.

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