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LIVE VIEW 1/17: Addressing the Unique Challenges of Opioid Use Disorder in Women

Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Julie Alonso
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CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:

Addressing the Unique Challenges of Opioid Use Disorder in Women

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET

Global Communications Center (Building 19)

Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium

Roybal Campus


Presented By:


Karin A. Mack, PhD

Associate Director for Science, Division of Analysis Research and Practice Integration, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC

“Overview of Opioid Use Disorder in Women and the Federal Response”


Linda Frazier, RN, MCHES, CADC

Director, Addictions Initiatives, Chair, APHA ATOD Section, Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.

“Comprehensive Approaches to Care of Women with Substance Use Disorders”


Mishka Terplan, MD, MPH, FACOG, FASAM

Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Associate Director, Addiction Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University

“Prevention of Substance Use through Integration into Healthcare”



Facilitated By:


John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds

Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds

Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds



For non-CDC staff interested in viewing the session:

A live external webcast will be available via the Webcast Links section of our website. For individuals who are unable to view the session during the scheduled time, a video of the session will be posted to our archives 2-3 days after the presentation.


For non-CDC staff who wish to attend in person:

Due to security measures at CDC’s Roybal campus, non-CDC staff who wish to attend in person must have prior clearance and a U.S. passport or state-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license). Names of non-CDC staff (both domestic and international) who wish to attend in person should be submitted to the Grand Rounds team. Please note that all information for international visitors must be submitted at least 10 business days in advance.


For individuals requiring reasonable accommodations:

It is the policy of CDC to provide reasonable accommodations (RA) for qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure their full inclusion in CDC-sponsored events. Employees are asked to submit RA requests at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please email the request to



Grand Rounds is available for continuing education.

All continuing education credit for Public Health Grand Rounds (PHGR) is issued online through the CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online system. If you have questions, you can email Learner Support, or call them at 1-800-41-TRAIN (1-800-418-7246).


Those who view PHGR either in person or via IPTV or web on demand and who wish to receive continuing education must complete the online seminar evaluation. Thirty days from the initial seminar, the course number will change to WD2346 and will be available for continuing education until January 17, 2019. The course code for PHGR is PHGR10.


Target audience: physicians, nurses, epidemiologists, pharmacists, veterinarians, certified health education specialists, laboratorians, others




List key measures of burden of disease involving morbidity, mortality, and/or cost.

Describe evidence-based preventive interventions and the status of their implementations.

Identify one key prevention science research gap.

Name one key indicator by which progress and meeting prevention goals is measured.


CE certificates can be printed from your computer immediately upon completion of your online evaluation. A cumulative transcript of all CDC/ATSDR CE credits obtained through the TCE Online system will be maintained for each user. We hope that this will assist CDC staff and other public health professionals in fulfilling the requirements for their professional licenses and certificates.


Learn more about continuing education on the Grand Rounds website.

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