Dartmouth Events

Medicine Grand Rounds

Abigail Zavod, MD, MPH Primary Care Physician Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nashua Clinical Instructor Geisel School of Medicine Dartmouth College

Friday, August 12, 2016
DHMC- Auditorium E
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Conferences

Please join us for: 

Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, August 12, 2016 for the presentation titled:

“The Opioid Crisis: A Primary Care Perspective”

Co-Sponsored by the Section of Hospital Medicine and the Department of Medicine
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Objectives – Participants will be able to:

1. Improving understanding of the origin, current state, and future of the opioid crisis
2. Recognize the challenges facing primary and other care providers around issues of substance misuse and addiction
3. Identify areas for improvement in the treatment and management of chronic pain.

Abigail Zavod attended Brown University and Tufts University School of Medicine, where she received her Medical Degree and Masters of Public Health. She trained in Primary Care Internal Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and has practiced in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. She maintains an active clinical practice and is the student/resident teaching coordinator for Geisel Medical Students and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Internal Medicine Residents in Nashua. She is a member of the New Hampshire Board of Medicine Opioid Task Force and the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Opioid Task Force.

Dr. Zavod reported no conflicts of interest.

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. Abigail Zavod to Medicine Grand Rounds.

If you are unable to attend and would like to either view Grand Rounds live on your computer or if you would like to view it another time, please use this link.

Please note: in order to receive credit for attending this conference you must complete the mobile sign-in within 48 hours of the presentation. Use the text-in number 603-346-4334 from your phone or enter the activity code from a computer http://www.d-h.org/clpd-account

The attached evaluation cannot be submitted for attendance credit but will continue to be used for presentation evaluations.

Activity Codes will not be provided until the time of the presentation. Please email Jessica Kinzie with questions [email protected]

The office of Continuing Medical Education will not be able to give you credit unless you use the mobile sign in. If you need to claim credit more than 48 hours after the conference you will need to contact [email protected]

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education programs for physicians.**

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. **

For more information, contact:
Jessica Kinzie

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.