Lunch & Learn
Friday, March 31, 2017
Pain and Addiction
Once the attendee completes the workshop he/she will:
- Understand Pain & Addiction as Co-morbid Disease States
- Manage Preoperative Pain Appropriately in methadone and buprenorphine maintained patients
- Learn to Utilize the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program in Treating Patients with Pain and Addiction
Presenter: Dr. Stacy Seikal, MD
Dr. Stacy Seikel is the Medical Director with RiverMend Health Centers of Georgia and Chief Medical Officer of Integrated Recovery Programs for RiverMend Health. A nationally recognized addiction expert, Dr. Seikel is known as a patient advocate and as a professional mentor and leader in the field of addiction treatment. She is Board Certified in both Addiction Medicine and in Anesthesiology.
Dr. Seikelhas worked on state and national levels to improve care for men and women with substance use disorders, and has developed programs to keep families intact while a parent achieves recovery and sobriety. In 2012, she was honored with the Dole-Nyswander Award for patient advocacy from the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, after being nominated by the state
She has served as CMO and Medical Director of various addiction treatment organizations and has overseen medical and psychiatric services at private and public detoxification programs, opioid treatment programs, and residential treatment facilities.
Location: Rivermend Health Centers
1640 Powers Ferry Rd.
Building 6, Suite 100
Marietta, Georgia 30067
Time: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Presentation Begins at 11:30 am
Cost: $25 (Lunch, Presentation, & Certificate)
CE Hours: Approved by ADACBGA and NASW