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Dr. Stephen Wyatt Receives Prestigious Glaser Award

Dr. Stephen Wyatt Receives Prestigious Glaser Award

RALEIGH, NC (April 2, 2019) – Stephen Wyatt, DO, medical director of Addiction Medicine at Atrium Health in Charlotte, was awarded the Frederick B. Glaser Award on March 23 at the Addiction Medicine 2019 conference held in Asheville, NC. The biennial award, given by...

10 Things to Know About Fentanyl

10 Things to Know About Fentanyl

In 2016, the powerful drug fentanyl claimed the life of music legend Prince and has, in recent years, largely contributed to the next wave of America’s opioid crisis. Here are 10 things you should know about fentanyl. 10 Things to Know About Fentanyl Learn more about...

Apr
20
Fri
Dental Pain Pharmacotherapy: Considerations in Today Healthcare Landscape @ Southern Regional AHEC
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join other dental healthcare providers for this 2-hour lecture/discuss on pharmacotherapy management of dental pain in which the opioid requirement for dentist professionals. Today’s healthcare landscape is complex when it comes to ensuring appropriate pain management. Topics discussed include: Opioid prescribing practices, review of the NC CSRS, how to engage with other healthcare providers (including pharmacies) to discuss controlled substance prescribing patterns, and pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain.

OBJECTIVES
  • Discuss current issues with opioid prescribing practices in today’s healthcare landscape
  • Recognize the utility of North Carolina Controlled Substance Reporting System and how to enhance interprofessional communication among healthcare providers
  • Describe pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain and patient considerations

Click here for a brochure

Click here to register

Apr
26
Thu
Proper Dental Opioid Prescribing: Clemmons, NC @ Village Inn
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

FREE EVENT – DINNER PROVIDED!

Learn how to properly prescribe opioids to your dental patients.

Join Dr. Bill Claytor for a training on proper opioid prescribing at the Village Inn, Clemmons, NC. The event is from 6:00pm until 8:00pm with dinner and registration starting at 5:00pm.

Be sure to register to save your spot!

As a condition of dental license renewal for 2018, all licensees who have a current DEA registration MUST complete an annual CE course of at least one hour that shall include, but not be limited to, instruction on controlled substance prescribing practice and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management.

May
2
Wed
Proper Dental Opioid Prescribing: Belmont, NC @ Hampton Inn
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

FREE EVENT – DINNER PROVIDED!

Learn how to properly prescribe opioids to your dental patients.

Join Dr. Bill Claytor for a training on proper opioid prescribing at the Hampton Inn, Belmont, NC. The event is from 6:00pm until 8:00pm with dinner and registration starting at 5:00pm.

Be sure to register to save your spot!

As a condition of dental license renewal for 2018, all licensees who have a current DEA registration MUST complete an annual CE course of at least one hour that shall include, but not be limited to, instruction on controlled substance prescribing practice and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management.

May
22
Tue
Proper Dental Opioid Prescribing: Greenville, NC @ Hampton Inn
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

FREE EVENT – DINNER PROVIDED!

Learn how to properly prescribe opioids to your dental patients.

Join Dr. Bill Claytor for a training on proper opioid prescribing at the Hampton Inn, Greenville, NC. The event is from 6:00pm until 8:00pm with dinner and registration starting at 5:00pm.

Be sure to register to save your spot!

As a condition of dental license renewal for 2018, all licensees who have a current DEA registration MUST complete an annual CE course of at least one hour that shall include, but not be limited to, instruction on controlled substance prescribing practice and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management.

Dental Pain Pharmacotherapy: Considerations in Today’s Healthcare Landscape @ Charlotte AHEC, Bldg K, Classroom 14
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join other dental healthcare providers for this 2-hour lecture/discuss on pharmacotherapy management of dental pain. Today’s healthcare landscape is complex when it comes to ensuring appropriate pain management. Topics discussed include: Opioid prescribing practices, review of the NC CSRS, how to engage with other healthcare providers (including pharmacies) to discuss controlled substance prescribing patterns, and pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain.

This two-hour program will meet the annual controlled substance prescribing practice and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management continuing education requirement for dentists’ license renewal in 2018 by the NC State Board of Dental Examiners.

Speaker
Kimberly Sanders, PharmD, BCPS
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers are an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers designates this activity for up to 2.0 hours of continuing education credits.

Objectives

  • Discuss current issues with opioid prescribing practices in today’s healthcare landscape
  • Recognize the utility of North Carolina Controlled Substance Reporting System and how to enhance interprofessional communication among healthcare providers
  • Describe pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain and patient considerations

Check in is at 5:30 and dinner is provided. Please click here to be taken to registration

Jul
17
Tue
Proper Dental Opioid Prescribing: Morehead City, NC @ General Services Building
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

FREE EVENT – DINNER PROVIDED!

Learn how to properly prescribe opioids to your dental patients.

Join Dr. Bill Claytor for a training on proper opioid prescribing at the General Services Building in Morehead City/Newport, NC. The event is from 6:00pm until 8:00pm with dinner and registration starting at 5:00pm.

Be sure to register to save your spot – seating is limited!

As a condition of dental license renewal for 2018, all licensees who have a current DEA registration MUST complete an annual CE course of at least one hour that shall include, but not be limited to, instruction on controlled substance prescribing practice and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management.

Sep
26
Wed
Dental Pain Pharmacotherapy: Considerations in Today’s Healthcare Landscape @ Greensboro Area Health Education Center
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join other dental healthcare providers for this 2-hour lecture/discussion on pharmacotherapy management of dental pain. Today’s healthcare landscape is complex when it comes to ensuring appropriate pain management. Topics discussed include: Opioid prescribing practices, review of the NC CSRS, how to engage with other healthcare providers (including pharmacies) to discuss controlled substance prescribing patterns, and pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain. This course fulfills the 1-hour of opioid prescribing education required for NC opioid prescribers, including dentists.

Objectives

  • Discuss current issues with opioid prescribing practices in today’s healthcare landscape
  • Recognize the utility of North Carolina Controlled Substance Reporting System and how to enhance interprofessional communication among healthcare providers
  • Describe pharmacological approaches to acute dental pain and patient considerations

Audience

Dentists, Dental Assistants, Dental Hygienists, and other interested Dental Professionals.
Click here for registration