Department of Urology Grand Rounds: Marla J. Wardenburg, MD

Published: October 10th, 2017

Category: News & Events

The University of Florida Department of Urology invites you to attend
Grand Rounds

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Marla J. Wardenburg, MD
Department of Urology
University of Florida

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7:00 am
Department of Urology Conference Room, M2-203C

Learning Objectives

Review background of the current opioid epidemic and relevance for surgeons.
Review current understanding of the risk of post-op opioid dependence.
Discuss strategies for multimodal perioperative pain control.
Identify opportunities for improvement and education regarding opioid use and responsible prescribing.

 Target Audience:

Urologists, Residents, Nurses, Physician Assistants, and Staff

Accreditation:

The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

Credit:

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category .75 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Support:

The Department of Urology within the University of Florida’s College of Medicine is hosting this free event, which is internally supported.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Stephanie Stenner at Stephanie.stenner@urology.ufl.edu.

Disclosure:

Dr. Wardenburg has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Vincent Bird, Planning Committee, is a consultant for Boston Scientific. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationship to disclose.


Section Number: 8119