Innovative Methods for Addressing Substance Use in Pregnancy

October 23, 2018

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Presenter(s): Grace Chang, MD, MPH, Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Host: John A. Renner, Jr., MD, DLFAPA, Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine Planners: Rachel Trusty, MS, MHS and Eunice Maize, MPA, American Psychiatric Association

Webinar description:
Substance use in pregnancy is common and may have adverse impacts on pregnancy outcome. This webinar will summarize the prevalence of prenatal substance use, potential adverse impacts on outcome and identify two new efforts to improve identification and modification of prenatal substance use.

Educational objectives:

  • Identify which types of substances are most problematic.
  • Review what has been a transformative development in the identification and modification of prenatal substance use.
  • Examine what areas need further research.

Accreditation:
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation:
American Psychiatric Association (APA) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Date:
October 23, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

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Presenter
Grace Chang, MD, MPH, Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Host: John A. Renner, Jr., MD, DLFAPA, Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine Planners: Rachel Trusty, MS, MHS and Eunice Maize, MPA, American Psychiatric Association
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