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"Substance Use in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: Opioids & Marijuana" with Dr. Kaylin Klie, MD, MA

This webinar will share a new way of looking at addiction, and you'll learn the latest in treatment options for pregnant and breastfeeding women from case study examples. Addiction medicine specialist Dr. Kaylin Klie joins us to talk about this important topic and clear up misconceptions about who uses and why. You'll also get a chance to ask your own questions

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss what addiction is and what it is not

  • Review epidemiology of substance use in pregnancy

  • Discuss screening approaches and tools

  • Compare treatment approaches, including MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment), for pregnant and breastfeeding women with opiate use disorder

  • Discuss marijuana use in pregnancy and breastfeeding, including recent studies on its effects and how to counsel patients



Earlier Event: October 23
"Safe Sleep for Infants"
Later Event: November 3
LLL of Maine and New Hampshire