News


Medical Director to Present at National Rx Drug Abuse Summit

by Optum | Mar 22, 2016
Who: Dr. Robert Hall, Corporate Medical Director

What: Chronic Pain and Alternative Therapies 

Dr. Hall with fellow presenter Traci Green, PhD, MCS, of the Boston Medical Center’s Injury Prevention Center, will explain the impacts of chronic pain and opioid analgesics on the body systems, identify strategies to mitigate the adverse effects of chronic pain and opioid analgesics, and describe findings of the chronic pain management pilot program for high emergency department utilizers. The presenters will also outline barriers and facilitators to participation in complementary and alternative therapies for chronic pain. 

When:
 Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. EST 

Where: National Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, GA, March 28 - 31, 2016. 

Info: http://nationalrxdrugabusesummit.org/