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Buprenorphine Waiver Training
In October 2018, CWR received a three-year federal grant to increase the number of medication assisted treatment (MAT) physicians in Oklahoma. MAT is an evidence-based, highly effective treatment that combines medication with counseling and behavioral therapies to provide a whole-patient approach to addiction treatment. Under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000, physicians are required to complete specialized training to qualify for a federal waiver to dispense or prescribe approved medication intended for addiction treatment.
This program allows CWR to provide MAT training to all OSU second-year resident physicians, as well as practicing physicians, with the goal of substantially increasing the number of MAT-trained physicians in Oklahoma. Continuing medical education (CME) is available and the trainings are free.
Upcoming spring 2020 training dates below; please click for regsitration. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, March 11: 8 hour course at OSU-CHS, Tandy Conference Center
- Saturday, April 18: 8 hour course at OSU-CHS, Tandy Conference Center
- Monday, May 4: 4 hour course at OSU-CHS, Tandy Conference Center