Controlled Substance Risk Mitigation Education Module: 'Screening Strategies to Identify Substance Use Disorders, Including Opioid Misuse and Abuse' with Dr. Keith (SELF-STUDY ONLINE)

This event is a Self-Study CE module


Originally presented during the Interprofessional Pain and Headache Rounds on 8/19/20 from 8am-9am and was associated with a research study until 4/30/21.


Program Director and Speaker


Program Director


RONALD R. KULICH, Ph.D., Professor, Craniofacial Pain, Headache, and Sleep Center, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Lecturer, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Module Speaker


DAVID KEITH, BDS, FRDSCS, DMD Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Visiting Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

Learning Objectives
    • Describe the benefits of using State Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) and risk factors revealed by PDMP reports
    • Identify the relevant screening questionnaires and interview questions for recognizing factors related to substance misuse/abuse
    • Recognize the importance of discussing risks with the patient and the need to reinforce mental health/substance abuse treatment
    • Recognize the importance of communication with other providers and documentation of patient risk factors


CE Credits

Self Study: Credit Hours - 0.75



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  • Coverys Community Healthcare Foundation
  • RIZE Massachusetts Foundation, Inc.



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