UNC Horizons 7th Annual Conference

The UNC Horizons Program presents the seventh annual conference, "New Challenges in Women Treatment: Opiate addiction and other factors impacting treatment for mothers with substance abuse issues and their children."

When Apr 06, 2011
from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Where William and Ida Friday Center
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-966-9803
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It will take place on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the The William & Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill, NC.

Featuring: Karol Kaltenbach, Ph.D., Director of Maternal Addiction Treatment, Education and Research (MATER) at Jefferson Medical College, who will present the morning keynote on current treatments for opioid dependent pregnant women; and a workshop on the NIDA Clinical Trial Comparing Maternal and Neonatal Safety and Efficacy of Methadone and Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Dependent Pregnant Women.

We invite you to join us for a day of comprehensive and enlightening presentations designed to help service providers empower clients to overcome the impact of addiction on their lives, and the lives of their children. For a conference brochure, including a printable registration form, please click on http://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn/events/images/2011_HorizonsConf.pdf . For more information about the conference, please call the UNC Horizons Program at 919-966-9803. We hope to see you there!

The UNC Horizons Program