June 8, 2017 – June 8, 2017

9090 Southwest Freeway

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When: Thursday, June 8, 2017 from
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where: Crowne Plaza Houston Suites
9090 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77074

Cost per person: $100 for licensed RN/LVNs ($125 after June 2 and at the door), $50 for undergraduate students ($60 after June 2 and at the door, must show student ID)

Fee includes Continental breakfast, lunch and 6.0 contact hours for nurses. Hotel parking is free

Texas Nurses Association District 9 Conference entitled, Impact of Opioid Use Disorder Epidemic: Implications for Current Nursing Practice will address the complex problem of prescription opioid and heroin abuse. This conference will discuss scope and impact of prescription opioids and opioid use disorder, its treatment including the stigma and providing hope for recovery from opioid use disorder, healthcare partnerships in advancing to understand opioid treatment; TPAPN’s role in promoting and supporting the recovery of nurses from substance abuse disorders and the ethical approach to opioid abuse disorder.

“This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. “

Nurses who attend this presentation will receive 6.0 CNE contact hours. You must be present for the entire presentation to get credit. The presenter, planning committee and reviewer of this continuing education have expressed no conflict of interest.

If you would like to Register by Mail, Download Opioid register by mail form.pdf

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