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