Kratom Use Complicating Treatment of Substance Use Disorder - December 15, 2021

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Target Audience

Primary care physicians, internists, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and physician assistants

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
•Describe the effects of Kratom use on a patient with substance use disorder
•Develop and learn how to implement a treatment plan for a patient using Kratom
•Understand various approaches to use in engaging patients in the planning process

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
12/15/2021
Course expires: 
12/15/2022
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Topic: Kratom Use Complicating Treatment of Substance Use Disorder


Presenter: Christopher Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP, MCSTAP medical director

Accreditation Statements:
Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This program meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 1 hour of opioid education.


CME Course Director: Christopher Shanahan, MD, MPH, FACP


ADA statement: To request reasonable accommodations for a disability please contact MCSTAP@beaconhealthoptions.com, in writing, at least two weeks prior to the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Participation
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