Gippsland PHN is partnering with the Gippsland Pharmacotherapy Network to deliver this CPD approved face-2-face education.
Targeted to General Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners and Pharmacists the session aims to provide education to prescribers on long-acting injectable buprenorphine (LAIB), a treatment option for opioid dependant patients.
• benefits of LAIB versus current treatment options,
• practical considerations/ requirements for handling and dispensing LAIB
• facilitated discussion regarding LAIB use for patients located in Gippsland
Dr David Jacka – Addiction Medicine Specialist (AMS) at Monash Health
Teresa Strike – Addiction and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
CPD ACTIVITY APPROVED WITH RACGP AND ACRRM