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Harm Minimisation Workshop – Pharmacy Connect 2017

Harm Minimisation Workshop – Pharmacy Connect 2017

SEPTEMBER 2017

PROVIDER: Pharmacy Connect

DATE: Friday 1 September 2017

VENUE: Level 1, Hilton Sydney

SYNOPSIS: 

This workshop is an interactive opportunity to review, revise and renew your knowledge of substance addiction. This is particularly relevant given upcoming changes to codeine rescheduling and media attention on drug use. The workshop will be a fantastic forum to hear from experts and peers in the field and understand how these issues relate to community pharmacy and your everyday practice.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Naloxone – all you need to know
  • Responding to codeine dependence after the change
  • Addiction and the GP
  • ‘Fighting The Dragon With Luck’ documentary
  • Q&A session

SPEAKERS:

  • Dr Marianne Jauncey – Medical Director, Uniting Sydney Medically Supervised Injecting Centre
  • Dr Suzanne Nielsen – Senior Research Fellow, University of NSW
  • Dr Hester Wilson – Staff Specialist in Addiction, The Langton Centre
  • Angelo Pricolo – Community Pharmacist

COST: $77.00 for delegates | $88.00 for non-delegates (includes afternoon tea)

REGISTRATION: To register, please visit http://www.pharmacyconnect.com.au

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