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The Opioid Crisis in America

Teacher

Gregory Curfman, MD

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$Free: Add a Verified Certificate for $99 USD
https://www.edx.org/course/the-opioid-crisis-in-america

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NYR

Duration

10 Weeks

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On demand video

Medical and non-medical use of opioids, including heroin and fentanyl How to manage pain with and without opioids The risks and neurological pathways to opioid addiction That addiction is a disease of the brain, not a lack of will The multiple ways people can become addicted to opioids The individual and social impacts of opioid addiction The latest harm reduction approaches for law enforcement and public health officials Empathic evidence-based behavioral approaches and medications that health care professionals can offer those struggling with opioid addiction

Instructors

Gregory Curfman, MD|Catherine Finn, MSW, LCSW|

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