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  An Innovative Approach to Delivering Health Care To People With Pain & Addiction

Who We Are

 

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Upcoming Continuing Professional Development Opportunities

 

Monthly Virtual Learning Webinars

May 10, 2021: Prevention of Addiction - Dr. David Martell

June 10, 2021: The Scientific Theory of Pain - Dr. Maureen Allen

Network members who would like to join the meeting can contact Shelley at shelley.ledrew@nshealth.ca for the login information

The  Safer Opioid Prescribing Program 

 

The Nova Scotia Health Authority’s AMN-P&A in partnership with Doctors Nova Scotia is pleased to offer the Safer Opioid Prescribing Program. Developed and presented by the University of Toronto, the course is evidence-based, free of industry conflicts of interest and available to physicians, medical residents and nurse practitioners who prescribe opioids. 

News & Publications
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05-06-2021
 
Final report from Canadian Pain Task Force released from Health Canada. 
Read report

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04-06-2021
 
Simplified guideline for prescribing medical cannabinoids in primary care 
Read guideline

Supportive Friend
04-06-2021
 
Nova Scotia Health & the Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia collaborate to support Nova Scotians impacted by the mass casualty of April 18 & 19, 2020
Free Psychological Sessions

Parents and Child
04-06-2021
 
IWK Mental Health and Addictions Program develop resources that may assist Nova Scotians in coping with the upcoming anniversary of the tragedy of April 18 & 19, 2020. 
Parents Acknowledging the Anniversary
Educators Acknowledging the Anniversary
Addressing the Anniversary of a Tragedy Key Considerations for Schools

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02-05-2021
 
CSAM Journal Club: To connect Canadian addiction medicine providers and stay on top of emerging research, CSAM is launching an on online Journal Club. 
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