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WMCHealth Series - Substance Abuse

WMCHEALTH Series

Substance Abuse

Speaker:  Dr. Stephen J. Ferrando

Dr. Ferrando will speak about:

Current trends in substance abuse disorders

Opioid epidemic

New Treatments: Medication assisted therapies

The importance of mental health disorders in substance abuse

Where and how to find treatment   

 

 Dr. Stephen J. Ferrando, M.D. is the Director of Psychiatry at Westchester Medical Center (WMC) and Chairman of Psychiatry at New York Medical College (NYMC). Dr. Ferrando is a nationally recognized physician, researcher, author and educator. Dr. Ferrando has also been instrumental in providing continuing education programs for physicians, nurses, social workers and other medical professionals on the nature and treatment of Opioid Use Disorders, having trained and certified over 350 providers in the past 4 years.

Date:
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time:
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Multipurpose Room
Categories:
  Adult     Children's     Seniors     Teen  

Event Organizer

Carol Angert

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