• Regional Conference for Rural Community Opioid Response

    May 15 & 16, 2019
    London Community Center
    London, Kentucky

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Handout Link
Public Health Emergency ~ Jeffery Howard, MD No Slides
KY Response to the Opioid Epidemic ~ Van Ingram No Slides
Faces of Recovery ~ Ashley McCarty Dufour No Slides
Addiction Stigma and Impact on Individuals and Health Services ~ Tim Cesario No Slides
Rural Community Opioid Response Panel Discussion ~ Conference Speakers No Slides
Thursday, May 16, 2019 Handout Link
Overcoming Stigma and Bias ~ Katrina Thompson No Slides
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome ~ Henrietta Bada, MD No Slides
ACEs Building Family and Community Resilience ~ Laura Beard No Slides
General Concepts and Business Model for HEART (Healing, Empowering, and Actively Recovering Together) ~ Thursa Sloan No Slides
DCBS Support for HEART ~ Susan Howard No Slides
Discharge Planning of an Infant with NAS ~ Heather Collins No Slides
MAT with Pregnancy and Opioid Addiction ~ Melissa Zook No Slides
Rural Community Opioid Response Panel Discussion ~ Conference Speakers No Slides
  • Physician/PA/Nursing Home Administrator: The Southern Kentucky Area Health Education Center is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association (KMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Southern Kentucky AHEC
    designates this live activity for a maximum of (ten and one half (10.5) credits) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    PA/Nurse Practitioner: This program has been approved by the Southern KY AHEC for Category 1 credit. Non-Physician attendance will be awarded.

    KBN Approval: Rockcastle Regional Hospital, Inc. has been approved as a provider of continuing education by the Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN). Provider #4-0059-12 Expiration Date: December 31, 2019. “Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education program does not constitute endorsement of program content.”

    Respiratory: This program has been submitted to the AARC for credit. (credit pending)

    Radiology: This program has been submitted to the Kentucky Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy for credit. (credit pending)

    Dentistry: This program has been approved by the Southern KY AHEC for credit.

    Dietitian: This program has been submitted to the CDR for Dietary credit. (credit pending)

    Pharmacy: This program has been submitted to KY Board of Pharmacy for Pharmacy credit. (credit pending)

    EMT/Paramedic: This program has been submitted to the Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services for CE credit. (credit Pending)

    Alcohol and Drug Counselors: This program has been submitted to the Kentucky Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors for credit. (credit Pending)
    Professional Counselor: This program has been submitted to the KY Board of Licensed Professional Counselors for credit. (credit Pending)

    Psychology: This program has been submitted to the KY Board of Psychology. (credit pending)

    Social Work: Social work credit can be applied for by the participant. This will be funded by registration fee.

    Marriage & Family Therapist: This program has been submitted to Kentucky Board of Licensure for Marriage and Family Therapists. (Credit Pending)

    EILA: Effective Instructional Leadership Act credit has been submitted to the Kentucky Department of Education. (credit Pending)

    FRYSC: This program has been submitted to the Division of Family Resource and Youth Services Center for credit. (credit Pending)

    You must attend the entire presentation to receive contact hours.
    (Credit will be given on a per lecture basis) A maximum of 10.5 hours credit will be awarded

    This conference is supported by a HRSA (Health Resources and Services Administration) grant of the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $200,000. The project is also supported by a partnership of the Laurel County Health Department, Southern AHEC, KY State Maternal Child Health Program, KY Perinatal Association, and the Cumberland River Regional Prevention Center. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the US Government.

    In-Kind Sponsor: Laurel County Health Department, LCRCORP (Laurel County Rural Community Opioid Response Program)
    Consortium, the Kentucky
    Maternal, Child Health Program, the Kentucky Perinatal Association,
    Southern Kentucky AHEC,
    Cumberland River Regional Prevention Center