Stigma, Opioid Addiction, and MAT: Evidence and Implications from a National Survey
DATE: Thursday, May 9, 2019 1:00 p.m. ET, 12:00 p.m. CT
DURATION: 1 hour
This session will present findings from RTI’s survey of U.S. adults on knowledge and opinions about addiction to prescription opioids, medication-assisted therapy (MAT) and stigma toward people addicted to prescription opioids and the health care providers who care for them. We will discuss current approaches to conceptualizing stigma, their application to the treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD), and the implications of the survey findings for advocacy and program design.
Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be
R. Craig Lefebvre, PhD
Lead Change Designer,
Research Triangle Park,
This course has been approved by NACCME, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #182840. NACCME is responsible for all aspects of the programing.
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