Saturday, October 24

Cutting Edge Addiction Medicine Topics

8:30 AM
Not So “Smart” Drugs: Stimulants and Academic Performance
Amelia Arria, PhD, Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health; Director, Center on Young Adult Health and Development, School of Public Health, University of Maryland

9:15 AM
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis: A Tool for Preventing HIV During IVDU?
Kim Page, PhD, MPH, Professor-in-Residence, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Infectious Disease, UCSF

9:50 AM
Medical Update: HCV Treatment Pipeline
Anthony Albanese, MD, Chief of Hepatology, Northern California VA Healthcare System; Clinical Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry, UC Davis

10:35 AM
Table Discussion: What You’ve Learned So Far? How Will It Impact Your Practice?

10:55 AM

11:10 AM
Selling Sin or Sainthood? Reaching Young Adults with Tobacco Counter Marketing
Pamela Ling, MD, Professor, UCSF School of Medicine

11:45 AM
Neuromodulation: Benefits for Addiction Medicine
Nolan Williams, MD, Instructor, Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine

12:15 PM
Naltrexone Pharmacogenetics: Why it Works for Some and Not Others
Lara Ray, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA

1:00 PM