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Opioid Treatment Accreditation Course - Ballina

Date: 20-08-2022 09:00:00 to 17:00

When Saturday, 20 August 2022 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where Ballina, venue to be confirmed. Webinar attendance also available if you are based outside this area.

A free training course for general practitioners, other medical practitioners, & nurse practitioners to safely provide opioid pharmacotherapies.

The University of Sydney is hosting a free training course on behalf of the NSW Ministry of Health in Ballina for prescribers to learn more about how to safely prescribe opioid pharmacotherapies (methadone and buprenorphine) for opioid dependence.

The Opioid Treatment Accreditation Course (OTAC) is a freecourse that also allows you to be recognised as accredited prescriber of opioid pharmacotherapies in NSW. This course is open to general practitioners, other medical practitioners & nurse practitioners.

The course will be facilitated by Dr Trish Collie of Drug and Alcohol Services Northern NSW LHD, will commence at 9:00am and conclude at 4:30pm. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.

Register for this event here