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

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


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


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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


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


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