The Opioid Crisis is a Wicked Problem

Due to extraordinary demand, we have closed registration for this event.
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am | 2 CEUs
Speaker: 
Jonathan C. Lee , MD
The Pavilion At Williamsburg Place
5483 Mooretown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Overview

The Opioid epidemic is widespread with complexities that make it wicked with impact for both healthcare providers and the populations we serve. 

 

Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the opioid overdose epidemic in the US and in Virginia
  • Discuss different perspectives on how to tackle the opioid crisis
  • Review the Virginia Board of Medicine regulations related to opioid prescribing and pain management

About the Speaker

Dr. Jonathan Lee is the Medical Director and has been with the Farley Center at Williamsburg Place since 2010. He completed residency in combined internal medicine/psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center. He is board certified in addiction medicine, internal medicine, and psychiatry. He is an assistant professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School. He is serving as president-elect of the Virginia Society of Addiction Medicine.