The CSAM-SMCA Fundamentals of Addiction Course provides early-career clinicians and students with a solid foundation for continued learning in addiction care and treatment. The course covers biopsychosocial approaches to addiction as well as assessment, diagnosis, brief intervention and referral to treatment. 

Hear relevant, practical 45-minute presentations on the most commonly used substances including alcohol, sedatives, cannabis, opioids and stimulants, and get a short introduction to concurrent disorders.

 

Cancellation Policy
No refunds, however credits can be applied. 

Please contact admin@csam-smca.org for further details.

Agenda

Sun, Nov 6

09:30 AM

01:00 PM

02:00 PM

Speakers

7 Speakers

Dr. Ronald Fraser
Dr. Ronald Fraser

Physician at McGill University

Dr. Jennifer Brasch
Dr. Jennifer Brasch

President at Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine

Dr. Melanie Willow
Dr. Melanie Willow

Addiction Medicine Physician at Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre

Dr. Dave Martell
Dr. Dave Martell

Dr. Peter Butt
Dr. Peter Butt

MD CCFP(AM) FCFP at Saskatchewan Health Authority

Dr. Erin Knight
Dr. Erin Knight

MD, CCFP(AM), ISAM (cert.) at University of Manitoba

Dr. Morris Markentin
Dr. Morris Markentin

Physician at SAskatoon Community CLinic

Fundamentals of Addictions Course

Nov 06, 2022