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WMCHealth Series - Substance Abuse


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.

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