Herrington Recovery Center Medical Director Michael Miller, MD, DFASAM, FAPA, will be a featured conference presenter discussing newer and emerging drugs of abuse at the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine (WISAM) annual statewide conference. Nameeta Dookeran, MD, MSc, FACP, FASAM, an attending physician at Herrington Recovery Center, will be one of the presenters at the workshop session “Medication-Assisted Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders.”
This conference theme “Curtailing the Impact of Opioid and Other Addictive Disorders in Wisconsin – Interdisciplinary Collaboration” is aimed to educate physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, psychologists, social workers, mental health and substance abuse counselors, law enforcement and other professionals on the latest issues impacting their work in the areas of substance misuse, prevention and treatment.
In addition, there are two post-conference workshops being held on Saturday, October 1. The morning session is on safe opioid prescribing and the afternoon session is buprenorphine certification training (Madison, WI).