Family Physicians & Allied Health Teams Are Cordially Invited;

Treating Opioid Use Disorder in Your Office: The 5W’s in a Stepwise Approach

Speaker: Dr. Melissa Snider-Adler

M.D., C.C.F.P., M.R.O., (AAMRO)., D, A.B.A.M.

Speaker: Jody Elliott RN

Thames Valley FHT London, On
Program Coordinator for Primary Care Opioid Use Disorder Treatment


  • How to make determinations as to WHO needs treatment
  • Learn WHAT options exist for treatment
  • Understand WHEN a patient may be ready to start treatment
  • Grasp the details of initiating a patient onto treatment in your practice
  • Understand the nuances of dose adjustment of medication in stabilizing a new patient
  • Learn the reasons WHY we initiate and maintain treatment for our patients

Monday, February 27, 2017
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Holiday Inn Kitchener-Waterloo Conference Centre
30 Fairway Rd. S., Kitchener, N2A 2N2

Dinner will be served

Please R.S.V.P. to Jolene Head (preferred) or call 519-619-2143

Opioid Event - Waterloo Region Integrated Drug Strategy logo and INDIVIOR logo