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ICOO 2019 Schedule
Updated 05/30/2019

Sunday, June 9, 2019

8:15 am – 9:15 am
Pain Management in the Era of the Opioid Crisis:
A New Approach for Providing Opioid Antinociception While Avoiding Abuse

Alan Gintzler, PhD

9:15 am – 10:00 am
Unique Challenges in the Oncologic Pain Patients with Substance Use Disorders
Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta, MD; Joseph Arthur, MD; Larry Driver, MD

10:30 am – 11:30 am
The Opioid Crisis: “It’s All in How You Spin the Data”
John F. Peppin, DO, FACP; Richard C. Dart, MD, PhD; John Coleman, PhD

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Addressing the Opioid Crisis One Surgical Patient at a Time
Marie Hanna, MD, MEHP

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Role of Acute Care in the Opioid Epidemic
Matthew C. Wixson, MD

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Preliminary Results from a Post-Overdose Outreach and
Emergency Department-Initiated Opioid Initiative

James Langabeer II, PhD, EdD, FACHE; Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD

2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
Finding Your Footing in an Ever Changing Landscape:
A Legal, Regulatory, and Public Health Update

Shruti Kulkarni, JD

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The CDC Guideline: The Three Amigos Wade into the Fray
Michael Schatman, PhD, CPE; John F. Peppin, DO, FACP;  Jeffrey Fudin, PharmD, DAIPM, FCCP, FASHP, FFSMB

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Conversations on Healthcare - Live Radio Show
Panel and Guests TBA

Monday, June 10, 2019

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Comorbid Use of Opioids and Benzodiazepines in Chronic Pain Patients
Gregory Acampora, MD

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Managing Buprenorphine Patients Does NOT Have to be Painful
Jacqueline Cleary, PharmD, BCACP; Amanda Engle, PharmD, BCPS

9:30 am – 10:00 am
Peri-Operative Management of Buprenorphine in Opioid Use Disorder Patients
Yi Zhang, MD, PhD

10:30 am - 10:50 am
Palmitoylethanolamide: A Cannabimimetic Nutraceutical Analgesic Which is Morphine Sparing
Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM

10:50 am - 11:10 am
The Development of a Standards Approach for Paramedics in the Treatment of Opioid Patients
Pierre Poirier, ACP, BA, MBA

11:10 am - 11:30 am
Iatrogenic Addiction – Do Physicians Increase the Risk of Opioid
Addiction in Their Patients?

David M. Benjamin, PhD, ScD (hon) 

11:30 am - 11:50 am
A Multi-Modal Intervention Programme for Opioid Reduction for People with Chronic Non-Malignant Pain
(The I-WOTCH Study) - Design, Delivery and Lessons Learnt So Far

Harbinder Sandhu, DHealthPsy

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
It’s an Opioid Smack-Down! Debating Contemporary Issues in Opioid Therapy
Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE; Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
The History of Opioids: 3400 BC to the Present
Conor Mc Donnell, MD, MB BCh, BAO, FCARSCI

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm
Outcomes and Adherence Among Former Opioid Users Enrolled in the New York State Medical Marijuana Program
Ranga C. Krishna, MD; Eric Hirsch, BA; Erica Glants

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
The Intersection of DEA, Pain and Opioids
Dennis Wichern, MBA

4:00 pm – 4:20 pm
Beyond the Joint Commission: Implementation and Maintenance of an Opioid Stewardship Program
Doug Oyler, PharmD

4:20 pm – 4:40 pm
One Size May Not Fit All: The Role of Opioid Stewardship for Patients with Serious Illness
Kathryn Walker, PharmD, BCPS, CPE;  Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE

4:40 pm – 5:00 pm
Increasing the Safety of Opioid Management After Pediatric Surgery
(Results of the First Project from a Pediatric Opioid Stewardship Program)

Conor Mc Donnell, MD, MB BCh, BAO, FCARSCI

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
If It’s Not One Case It’s Another! Complex Cases in Pain Management
Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM; Paul A. Sloan, MD; Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Methadone and Buprenorphine Maintenance: Effective Treatments for Opiate Addiction

Mary Jeanne Kreek, MD

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Outreach, Intervention and Care Coordination for Patients with Opioid Use Disorder
Ari Kriegsman, MD; Erin Daley, RN, BSN, MBA; Carolyn Meuse, RN, BSN

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Ask the Experts

10:30 am - 11:00 am
Opioid-Sparing Pain Management: The Healthcare Provider’s Role
Garry Brydges, DNP, MBA, CRNA, ACNP-BC, FAAN

11:00 am -11:30 am
Top Three Posters

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Closing Presentation
Bertha Madras, MD

12:30 pm
ICOO 2019 Conference Wrap Up

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 ICOO 2019 Conference Times
Saturday June 8, 2019
 Exhibitor Setup 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Attendee Registration 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday June 9, 2019
Attendee and Exhibitor Registration 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Conference day begins at 8:00 am -  day ends at 6:00 pm
Monday, June 10, 2019
Attendee and Exhibitor Registration 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Conference day begins at 8:00 am - day ends at 5:30 pm
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
 Attendee and Exhibitor Registration 7:00am to 12:30pm
 Conference day begins at 8:00 am - 
Conference closes at 12:30 pm
 Exhibit Breakdown 12:00 pm to 4:00pm