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Creating a Culture of Wellness: Opiate Project ECHO Speaker

Pamela Wible, M.D., will speak on “Creating a Culture of Wellness” Friday, June 26, from 3-4 p.m., for this week’s Medicine Assisted Treatment (MAT) Ohio Opiate Project ECHO event.

Dr. Wible is a leader in the field of physician suicide prevention and hosts retreats for discouraged medical students and physicians. She promotes mental health for medical professionals through the creation of ideal clinics that care for the caretakers as well as the patients.

The Ohio Opiate Continuing Education program gathers Medication Assisted Treatment providers, support staff and other healthcare professionals to learn, share and discuss topics relevant to opioid use disorder (OUD) patient and family recovery. Continuing Education topics vary each week and are driven by emerging issues, evolving research and participant requests.

MAT Ohio Opiate Project ECHO programs are funded by Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services.

Friday, July 3, from 3-4 p.m., Russell Spieth, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Principal Investigator for the MAT Ohio Opiate Project ECHO, will speak on the topic of buprenorphine misuse.

The Ohio Opiate Continuing Education program meets every Friday at 3 p.m. EST.

Register to join.

Questions? Email opiateecho@neomed.edu.