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2nd Annual Substance Use in Pregnancy Conference

September 15, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Date & Location
Thursday, September 15, 2022, 8:00 AM – 4:15 PM, Online, Iowa City, IA
The 2nd Annual Substance Use in Pregnancy Regional Conference will aim to increase healthcare provider awareness of, response, intervention and treatment for perinatal substance use disorders. Clinic model and care strategies will be provided to assist with implementation planning at alternate sites. Interdisciplinary teamwork will be discussed regarding the treatment of perinatal substance use disorders, including person-centered care planning and lived experience.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (6.00 hours)

Target Audience
Specialties – Family Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry
  1. Increase awareness of methamphetamine use in pregnancy and it’s outcomes and treatment
  2. Discuss the impact of incarceration in the setting of substance use disorders and its impact on all women, especially women of color
  3. Identify methods of self-care when providing healthcare for people with perinatal substance use disorders
  4. Describe programming ideas for starting and expanding focused programs for perinatal substance use disorders
  5. Discuss innovative models of care and research techniques utilized within populations living with perinatal substance use disorders
This educational conference and associated accredited continuing education credits are provided at no charge courtesy of a grant funded by the Iowa Department of Public Health.  


September 15, 2022
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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