Medical Ethics and Prescribing of Controlled Drugs and Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives

Who Should Attend?
The activities are designed for physicians of all specialties, physician assistants and certified registered nurse practitioners and nurse midwives.

Prescribing of Controlled Drugs
8 hours:  Saturday in March and November; Friday-Saturday in July
This intensive course will enhance the healthcare professional's ability to effectively prescribe controlled medications while maintaining patient access to pain medications and minimizing misuse and abuse.

Opioid Prescribing:  Safe Practice, Changing Lives
Previously known as ER/LA Opioid REMS
4 hours:  Sunday in March, July and November
This is an intensive risk management course that will increase healthcare professionals' knowledge and ability to reduce serious adverse outcomes resulting from inappropriate prescribing, misuse and abuse of ER/LA opioid analgesics. 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama through the joint providership of the Medical Foundation of Alabama and the Medical Association of the State of Alabama. The Medical Foundation of Alabama is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Hotel Information:

March 24-26, 2017
Embassy Suites Montgomery

300 Tallapoosa Street | Montgomery 

Room Rate: $129 (plus applicable taxes) 

Room Block Deadline: March 4, 2017 

Room Block Code: PCD 

Reservations: (800) 362-2779



Registration Information:


Registration Online

March Agenda
(Adobe PDF File)