Ethics in the Pines:  Examining the ethical challenges of opioid use and abuse facing clinicians and patients in the state of Arizona

Date and Time:
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 9:00am

Join us on August 17 at the Peaks in Flagstaff for a timely examination of the ethical challenges of opioid use and abuse facing clinicians and patients in the state of Arizona. We'll learn from experts from public health, pharmacy, behavioral health, pain management, primary and palliative care, and patients at the summer workshop, especially as the Arizona Opioid Epidemic Act is enacted in 2019. Join us for the cash bar "Happy Hour" networking during the evening of the 16th as you enjoy the cool weather of Flagstaff and stay after the event on the 17th to mingle with speakers, panelists and attendees. The cost to attend is $25.00 and includes breakfast and lunch. Credit cards will be accepted on site. RSVP Today!

Agenda [Download brochure here]
August 16, 2018
Networking at Majerle's Grill, 102 Historic Rte 66, Flagstaff, AZ

August 17, 2018
The Peaks, 3150 N Winding Brook Rd, Flagstaff, AZ
9:00 - 9:30 Registration and Welcome
9:30 - 12:00 Speakers 
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch (included in registration)
1:15 - 3:00 Speakers and panelists
3:30 Wrap-up and close

Speakers and Panelists:
Candice Koenker, Coconino County Health Educator
John Porter, MD, Medical Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Maricopa integrated Health Ctr/District Medical Group
Summer Peregrin, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist, Dignity Health Medical Group
Cynthia Earhart Martin, MD, MBA,Chief Medical Officer, North Country HealthCare 
Colleen Clemency Cordes,
Ph.D.,Clinical Professor, Director Integrated Behavioral Health Programs, Arizona State University
Nicole Zeig,
MS, bioethicist sharing her experiences as a patient