OTP Webinar Series - Fall 2020
Increasing Screening for Infectious Disease in Opioid Treatment
Opportunities for Implementation of Screening and Treatment Collaboration
Brought to you by the Central East ATTC and the MidAtlantic AETC
- to enhance and increase screening of infectious disease in Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs)
- to increase collaboration among STI/HIV/HCV Clinics, substance use treatment providers, family planning clinics, and others
This series will feature five 90 minute webinars (12noon-1:30 PM EDT each Wednesday). Please register for each session separately.
Participation by all individuals is encouraged.
Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by calling 412-624-1895 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accreditation information is available at each session’s registration page.
Implementation of HIV, HCV, and STI Screening for Quality of Care
This webinar will provide an overview of the need for implementation of screening and treatment collaboration in Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) and other adjacent programs.
Mark Parrino, M.P.A.
Leveraging Resources for Implementation of New Screening Processes
Ronda Kearns-Strawser, MHA, MSN, APRN, PMHNP-BC
Regional Director, Acadia Healthcare
SESSION 3: September 23, 2020
Comprehensive Models and Opportunities for Collaboration
Vickie L. Walters, LCSW-C
Executive Director, REACH Health Services
MPH, BSN, RN
Infectious Disease Nurse Care Manager/Home Health Director, Institutes for Behavior Resources/REACH Health Services
SESSION 4: September 30, 2020
Special Populations in OTPs – Pregnant Women and Family Planning
Elizabeth E. Krans, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Samantha Deans, MD
Fellow, Family Planning, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
SESSION 5: October 7, 2020
Emerging Trends and Resources