April 24, 2017

Patricia Cintra Franco Schram, MD

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Educational objectives:

  • Review data to support that adolescence is a vulnerable time to be exposed to opioids
  • Develop skills to provide information about the risks of opioids as an important component of treating adolescents
  • Recognize that many principles about safe opioid prescribing pertain to adolescents as well as adults

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)  designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PA Accreditation:
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 1 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.

Method of participation in the learning process:
In order to receive a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, participants must participate in the entire module, answer post-test questions, pass with a 70% pass rate and complete an evaluation at the end of the activity.