Advancing Interprofessional Management of Substance Use Disorders in Saskatchewan (AIMS-SK)
The College of Medicine, CME along with Continuing Professional Development for Pharmacy Professionals (CPDPP) are launching a new program called Advancing Interprofessional Management of Substance Use Disorders in Saskatchewan ( AIMS-SK). The AIMS-SK program is designed to improve health outcomes for individuals with substance use disorders.
The target audience is Physicians, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Dentists, Social Workers, Addiction Counsellors, and other health care professionals are encouraged to attend.
Full Program Learning Objectives:
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe the foundational principles and importance of harm reduction for people living with a substance use disorder (SUD).
- Effectively support people with a SUD in the participant’s care setting.
- Recognize appropriate opioid prescribing and dispensing.
- Identify healthcare provider supports available when supporting people with a SUD.
AIMS-SK Full Program Full Program - $500.00 = 3 modules + case-based learning:
Module 1 | Foundations of Harm Reduction and Substance Use Disorder | Thursday April 27, 2023
Module 2 | Opioid Use Disorder | Friday April 28, 2023
Module 3 | Alcohol Use Disorder | Saturday April 29, 2023
Case-based distance learning program
*AIMS-SK full program meets the OATP requirements for physicians
Module 1 | Foundations of Harm Reduction and Substance Use Disorder | Thursday April 27, 2023 - $175.00
Module 2 | Opioid Use Disorder | Friday April 28, 2023 - $175.00
Module 3 | Alcohol Use Disorder | Saturday April 29, 2023 - $175.00
Full Program Accreditation
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Continuing Medical Education Division, University of Saskatchewan for up to 20.75 credit hours.
The College of Family Physicians of Canada: This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by the Continuing Medical Education Division, University of Saskatchewan up to 20.75 Mainpro+ credits.
Paramedics: Modules 1, 2, & 3 have been accredited by the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics for a total of 32.0 credits for practicing paramedics.
Other Healthcare Professionals: Participation in this conference may be included as part of the continuing education and competence programs established by individual professional associations.
AIMS-SK Scientific Planning Committee Members
Conflict of Interest Disclosures
Dr, James Barton | COI FORM
Nicole Bootsman | COI FORM
Dr. Peter Butt | COI FORM
Mary Fraser | COI FORM
Danielle Larocque |COI FORM
Dr. Morris Markentin | COI FORM
Dr. Werner Oberholzer | COI FORM
Barb Papp | COI FORM
Dr. Karen Shaw | COI FORM
Dr. Victoria Tian | COI Form
Dr. Andrew Yang | COI FORM
Tammy Glynn, CME Program Coordinator