The IOTOD conference offers a range of exciting and interactive sessions, involving thought-provoking talks and expert-led panel discussions.
The IOTOD 2019 programme is displayed below. Please note that this programme is subject to change prior to the conference.
The European Accreditation Committee in CNS (EACIC) has granted 8.5 CME credits to this Educational Event.
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|08:30||IOTOD 2019 Welcome|
|Session 1 – Strategies for evolving populations: maximising new approaches and sharpening old tools||
|08:45||Improving outcomes for the ageing opioid-dependent population|
|09:10||Demystifying complexities of opioid dependence related to chronic pain|
|09:35||The arrival of new psychoactive substances: how they are affecting opioid-dependent patients|
|10:15||Commitments to change|
|Session 2 – At the forefront of treatment: challenges and innovations||
|10:55||Refining abstinence-based pathways|
|11:20||Long-acting formulations: a paradigm shift in treatment?|
|11:45||People who use drugs: what do they think about pharmacotherapy?|
|12:25||Commitments to change|
|12:45||AbbVie-sponsored satellite symposium|
|Session 3 – Time to act: revolutionising overdose prevention strategies||
|14:05||Implementing supervised consumption rooms in Europe: logistics, challenges and results|
|14:30||Reducing overdoses with take-home naloxone: lessons learnt from peer-to-peer distribution|
|14:55||For better or for worse–decriminalisation of drugs: outcomes from Portugal|
|15:35||Commitments to change and day 1 close|
|16:00||Camurus sponsored satellite symposium|
|08:00||AbbVie-sponsored meet the experts session|
|09:00||Day 2 Welcome|
|Session 4 – HIV and HCV: how far have we come and where are we going?||
|09:10||HIV among PWID: how far has Europe come?|
|09:35||HCV: innovations in treatment|
|10:00||HCV among PWID: are we on track for elimination?|
|10:40||Commitments to change|
|Session 5 – Complex cases: panel discussion||Chair: TBC|
|11:15||Complex cases: panel discussion|
|12:15||Conference close and upcoming IOTOD 2019 activity announcements|
|12:45||IOTOD satellite session on use of medical cannabis|