Mississippi Academy of Physician Assistants (MAPA) invites all physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and physicians to the 2018 MAPA Summer Conference hosted at the Hyatt Place in Biloxi, MS on June 8-10th.
OUR FALL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE EVENT IS SCHEDULED FOR DEC 8 AT MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE
08:00-09:00 Leah Jones, MAPA President Introduction/Overview
09:00-10:00 PA Rules and Regulations
10:00-11:00 Angela Lee, Diversion Investigator DEA Orientation Program
11:00-12:00 Michael Jordan, Dept. Mental Health Impact of Opioids in your comm.
12:30-1:30 Lee Spencer Toxicology and Designer Drugs
1:30-2:30 Stephanie Mueller, PMP Asst Director PMP Presentation
2:30-3:30 Tammy Reynolds, MBN officer MBN Orientation Program
4:00-5:00 Dr. Daniel Edney, MD FACP Pitfalls of Pain Mgmt in Primary Care
5:00-6:00 Laura Saia, PA-C Obtaining & Maintaining DEA license
6:00-7:00 Murl Dotson, PA Review of Regulations
This year's Annual Conference will be at Margaritaville Resort in Biloxi, an all new 373-room, smoke-free, family-friendly resort located on the water in Biloxi.
Free Prescription Drug Summit
5 CME Credit Hours | Lunch Provided
August 11, 2016 | 12 PM - 5 PM | The Hilton Jackson
Lawful Prescribing and the Prevention of Diversion
Featuring Keynote Speaker Adrienne Baker
Adrienne Baker is an Associate Director of Law Enforcement Liaison and Education for Purdue Pharma. Prior to joining Purdue in 2012, Mrs. Baker was Principal Agent for the Georgia State Medical Board. As a state law enforcement officer in Georgia for 15 years she conducted investigations involving pharmaceutical drug diversion and violations of state laws and regulations relating to medical practitioners. Mrs. Baker is a Master Police Instructor certified through the state police academy. In addition she is a state Firearms and Defensive Tactics Instructor.
Other speakers include:
Dr. Scott Hambleton: "Opioid Prescribing: Safe Prescribing, Changing Lives"
Dr. Randy Easterling: "Doctor or Dealer? If the Shoe Fits...."
Jonathan Dalton, CMBI: "Prescribing Investigations: Who the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure is and What We Do"
Leslie Ross: "Opiate Prescribing: It's No Longer a Problem. It's an Epidemic"
Presented by the MSMA, a cooperating member of the Collaborative on REMS Education (CO*RE) interdisciplinary organizations working together to improve pain management and prevent adverse outcomes.
RPC Commercial Support Disclosure Statement:
This educational activity is supported by an independent educational grant from the ER/LA Opioid Analgesic REMS Program Companies. Please see this link for a listing of the member companies. This activity is intended to be fully compliant with the ER/LA Opioid Analgesic REMS education requirements issued by the US Food & Drug Administration.