We are very pleased to offer this workshop free of charge for GPs, Allied Health Professionals, and CCG drug leads in London. The workshop will consider the following:
- Reviewing the evidence base for opioid substitution treatment (OST)
- Making delegates aware of the range of treatments and how to use them.
- Looking at how improving choice improves outcomes.
- Discussing how harm reduction and OST fits with UK Drug Policy and abstinence/recovery agenda.
and will include a discussion on OST - what works, what works less well, what can we do to improve outcomes and case studies.
Date: Wednesday, 27th September 2017.
Venue: St Anne's Church (Community Hall), 55 Dean Street, Soho, W1D 6AF.
Time: from 1 p.m. and lunch will be served.
Programme - Chaired by Dr Chris Ford and presented by Dr Steve Brinksman.
13:00 | Registration and lunch
13:30 | Introduction and reviewing the evidence base
14:00 | OST - what works and what could help improve outcomes
14:45 | Case studies and discussion
15:30 | Feedback and discussion
16:00 | Close
Register by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with "OST Training" in the subject line. Places are limited and will be allocated on a "first come, first served" basis.
We look forward to seeing you at our workshop.
We hope to offer it nationally in the future, watch this space.