Interventional Neuropsychiatry: Addiction Neuromodulation is organized by California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM) and will be held during Nov 30, 2015 - Nov 25, 2018.
The target audience for this medical event is Addiction medicine specialists who want an overview of the latest developments in the field and their relevance to clinical practice, Primary care clinicians who want to get a better understanding of addiction and manage patients with addictions in their practice, Public health officials who want an understanding of the current state of addiction treatment, Non-physicians who are involved in the treatment of addiction. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.
Conference Description :
Currently, addiction medicine has begun to investigate neuromodulation interventions for addiction and the field is expanding. While interventional psychiatrists are trained to provide neuromodulatory interventions, addiction medicine practitioners have limited exposure. Ideally, addiction medicine practitioners and interventional psychiatrists would find a common educational interface.
Conference Objectives are :
• Upon completion, the participants should be able to descibe the basic functional neuroanatomy of addiction.
• Upon completion, the participants should have a basic understanding of the neuromodulation interventions currently being explored.
• Upon completion, the participants should be able to have a basic understanding of the underlying mechanisms of neuromodulation.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Neurology, Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine