Sponsored and Hosted By:

AAAP, California Department of Healthcare Services & the CA Hub and Spoke System MAT Expansion Project

The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, the California Department of Health Care Services-funded California Hub and Spoke System, and UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs are offering multiple Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Waiver Trainings across California from September to December 2018. Space is limited and registration will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

These half-day training sessions are the in–person portion of the Half and Half MAT Waiver Training. This training is ideal for MDs, DOs, PAs and NPs who are interested in prescribing buprenorphine.

For more information about the steps needed to obtain the Data 2000 Waiver to prescribe buprenorphine, go to https://pcssnow.org/education-training/mat-training/.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 - 1:00-5:00pm
Trainer: TBD
Location: San Francisco General Hospital, Carr Auditorium, San Francisco, CA

Additional Trainings Provided by an H&SS Partner

Thursday, January 17th, 2019 - 10:00am - 2:00pm 
Location: ACCMA Headquarters, Oakland, CA
*information coming soon*

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* 1. Which date would you like to attend?

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* 3. Hub/Spoke (if applicable):

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Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant nos. 5U79TI026556-02 and 3U79TI026556-02S1 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.

CME Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AAAP, the California Department of Health Care Services and UCLA. AAAP is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry designates this Other activity (“Half and Half” - Half face-to-face live course and Half online course) for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Method of physician participation in the learning process: Credit will only be awarded for completing both the “first” and the “second” half of the training. To be awarded a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a Buprenorphine Training Completion Certificate you must complete 4.25 hours of the first live half and 3.75 hours of the second enduring half and receive a minimum cumulative score of 75% on the examination.  No partial credit is awarded for this training.


Please contact Christian Frable by phone (310) 794-8127 or e-mail (CFrable@mednet.ucla.edu) if you have questions, concerns, special needs, or require additional information before registering for this web training series. 

If you need a disability-related reasonable accommodation/alternative format for this event, please contact Christian Frable at (310) 794-8127, cfrable@mednet.ucla.edu a week before each event date.

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