Syndemics Part 2: What Infectious Disease Providers Need to Know About Addiction Treatment

Great Lakes ATTC


Educational Event: In Syndemics: Part 1, Dr. Westergaard reviewed data describing the overlapping epidemics of opioid use disorder, HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in the Great Lakes Region. In the second webinar in this series, Dr. Westergaard will discuss clinical issues related to the management of patients with infectious diseases and addiction, including important drug interactions, adherence support, and care coordination strategies. Learn: • How addiction and infectious disease interact • Recommendations for treating and managing infectious disease affecting people with substance use disorders • The role that substance use disorder treatment and recovery organizations can play in screening for infectious disease

Registration Fee:
This is a distance event.
For more information, contact:
Maureen Fitzgerald
Phone: (608) 890-0937