Department of Medicine APP Speaker & Social: Caring for patients with Substance Use Disorders - January 24, 2024

This is for leaners attending the live January 24, 2024, event to claim credit.

Target Audience

Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, the learner or the healthcare team should be able to:

  • describe stigma's associated with Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) and be able to convey a non-stigmatizing attitude towards their patients
  • feel more comfortable and confident addressing SUDs with their patients
  • list at three different programs, resources, specialty clinics or treatment options that are available at BMC for patients with SUDs
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

BU CCE Program Manager: Naomi Moeller

In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.




Nursing Contact Hours: 1.0 of which 0 are eligible for pharmacology credit  

Physician Assistants

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 of AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
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