Waiver Training


A Continuing Medical Education Offering for OB/GYNs, MFMs, and other interested providers.

The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is the data sponsor for this training.


Saturday June 15, 2019
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Woman's JE Dunn Conference Center, Conference Rooms 2 & 3


Maria C. Mejia de Grubb, MD, MPH, FACPM
Associate Professor— Baylor College of Medicine — Houston TX


At the conclusion of this offering, the participant will be able to:

  1. Describe the epidemiology of substance use disorders (SUDs) and related mortality in the United States.
  2. List the DSM-5 criteria for SUD.
  3. Describe pivotal milestones in the treatment of opioid use disorders.
  4. Describe the benefits of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT).


Woman's Hospital, Baton Rouge is accredited by the Louisiana State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Woman's Hospital, Baton Rouge designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 5U79TI026556 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

This program is also partially funded by a grant from the United Health Foundation as part of Woman’s Hospital’s GRACE program.


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Elise Juergens, PhD, RN - Professional Development Coordinator, Woman's Hospital