Month Flat Week Day
Date: Thursday, March 30, 2023 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Categories: CME*

March 30, 2023

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the prevalence of addiction disorder
  • Discuss the role of the family physician in screening for addiction in daily practice
  • Understand the referral options for patients
  • Review different treatment options for patient


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Smita Prasad, MD

About the Speaker:

Dr. Prasad joined is board certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. She attended medical school at the University of Medicine & Health Sciences, St. Kitts & subsequently completed her residency at the Baton Rouge General Family Medicine Residency Program in Baton Rouge. She is an Assistant Professor of Addiction Medicine with the Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Tulane School of Medicine. She serves as Vice President for the Louisiana Society of Addiction Medicine and as Medical Director of Longbranch Recovery Center & North Shore Intensive Outpatient Program.


Attendance is free, but registration is required. Register Today!

CME Accreditation

The AAFP has reviewed LAFP Monthly Webinar Series and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 11/05/2022 to 11/04/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit approval includes the following session(s):1.00 In-Person, Live (could include online) AAFP Prescribed Credit(s) - “Addiction and Treatment in Primary Care."
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