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Medications for OUD and Criminal Justice Systems and Settings
American Psychiatric Association
Joshua Lee, MD, MSc; Associate Professor, Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine
Target Audience
Physicians, pharmacists, nurse practitioners or other advanced practice nurses, psychologists, social workers, and healthcare teams.
Webinar Description
The “Medications for OUD and Criminal Justice Systems and Settings” webinar, presented by faculty expert, Dr. Joshua Lee, will describe recent trends in criminal justice system (CJS) populations and intersections with the US opioid epidemic, detail clinical trials examining the application of medication-assisted treatment in CJS populations, and give context to recent and proposed policies impacting CJS and opioid use disorders.
Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Analyze and interpret recent clinical trial data for OUD medications in criminal justice system (CJS) settings.
  • Compare and contrast the practical and unique barriers and differences between MOUDs in CJS.
  • List the advantages and disadvantages of daily versus long-acting MOUD formulations in a case-based framework.
Availability: On-Demand
Access expires on 10/13/2023
Cost: FREE
Credit Offered:
1 CME Credit
1 Other Professionals Credit
The content on this site is intended solely to inform and educate medical professionals. This site shall not be used for medical advice and is not a substitute for the advice or treatment of a qualified medical professional.

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant nos. 6H79TI081968 and 1H79TI083343 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

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