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3rd Annual Mental Health Summit: Pausing to Address the Opioid Crisis in Hampton Roads

3rd Annual Mental Health Summit: Pausing to Address the Opioid Crisis in Hampton Roads

Health Partners Pausing to Address the Opioid Crisis in Hampton Roads

This event is presented by The M. Foscue Brock Institute for Community and Global Health & EVMS Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Harry T. Lester Hall

651 Colley Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23507

 See who attended here!

See Working Group Notes Here!

Please click on individual titles below to download presentations‌

 

7:45am                      Breakfast and Registration

 

8:30am – 8:40am     Opening Remarks

Richard Homan, MD, EVMS President, Provost and Dean, School of Medicine

Stephen Deutsch, MD, PhD, Anne Armistead Robinson Endowed Chair Professor/Chairman, EVMS Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Cynthia Romero, MD, FAAFP, Director, EVMS M. Foscue Brock Institute for Community and Global Health

           

8:40am – 9:40am      Addressing Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder in Veterans 

Jennifer Burden, PhD

Deputy National Program Director, Mental Health Residential

Rehabilitation and Treatment Programs, Veterans Administration Medical Center

 

Objectives:

§  Explain resources and current standards of care for meeting the mental health and substance use disorder treatment needs of Veterans

 

9:45am – 10:45am     Virginia's Opioid Addiction Crisis: A Public Health Emergency

Heidi Kulberg, MD, MPH

Health Director, Virginia Beach Department of Health and Co-Chair, Hampton Roads

Heroin Working Group

 

Objectives:

§  Compare the similarities between typical chronic diseases of a physical nature and those of addiction

§  Utilize the best strategy areas (prevention, treatment, harm reduction) that address the opioid crisis to reduce the impact of opioid addiction in our region 

 

10:45am – 11:00am  Working Group Overview

 

11:00am – 11:15am  Break

 

11:15am – 12:15pm  Working Group Breakout Sessions

A.  Developing a White Paper for Hampton Roads to Address Mental Health Conditions

B.  Dispelling the Stigma of Mental Health

C.  Gathering Regional Mental Health Resources

D.  Identifying a Single Access Point

 

12:15pm – 12:45pm  Working Group Reports

Stephen Deutsch, MD, PhD and Cynthia Romero, MD, FAAFP

 

12:45pm – 1:00pm    Next Steps and Wrap Up

Stephen Deutsch, MD, PhD and Cynthia Romero, MD, FAAFP

 

1:00pm – 1:30pm      Lunch

 

Concurrent ARTS Workshops

 

1:30pm – 2:30pm      Office-based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) Providers for Medicaid's Addication and Recovery Treatment Services (ARTS) Program

Facilitated by Ashley Harrell, LCSW

Senior Policy Analyst, Division of Integrated Care and Behavioral Services,

Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS)

                                   

Objectives:

§  Interpret the requirements for becoming a Medicaid Gold Care Medication Assisted Treatment Provider “Office Based Opiate Treatment (OBOT)”

§  Determine the application process for Medicaid providers

 

 This workshop is intended for participants who are interested in becoming Addiction, Recovery & Treatment Services (ARTS) Program Providers

                                                         

 NOTE:  Addiction and Recovery Information including training slides and webinars at                   http://www.dmas.Virginia.gov/Content_Pgs/bh-sud.aspx

 

1:30pm – 3:30pm  Tidewater/Hampton Roads Behavioral Health Learning Collaborative for Existing Addiction, Recovery & Treatment Services (ARTS) Program Providers      

Facilitated by Kate Neuhausen, MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer, Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS)

 

Objectives:

§  Analyze the addiction treatment services available in Hampton

Roads region

§  Identify gaps in care and provider network needs

 

This workshop is intended for Existing Addiction, Recovery & Treatment Services (ARTS) Program Providers

 

 

 * Denotes one (1) hour of available CE/CME for psychologists and physicians

** Denotes two (2) hours of available CE/CME for psychologists and physicians

 

                           ACCREDITATION: TheEastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

CREDIT DESIGNATION:  The Eastern Virginia Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 4AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Up to FOUR hour(s) of continuing education credit will be awarded for psychologists. The Eastern Virginia Medical School Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Eastern Virginia Medical School Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences maintains responsibility for the program and its content.