Prescribing and Pharmacology of Controlled Drugs:

Critical Issues and Common Pitfalls


Who Should Attend

The 12-hour Prescribing and Pharmacology course is designed for physicians of all specialties, physician assistants and certified registered nurse practitioners and nurse midwives who need or wish to increase their knowledge and ability to effectively prescribe controlled medications that have the potential for misuse and abuse.*

Course Description

Prescribing of Controlled Drugs

8-hour course. 
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.

Pharmacology of Controlled Drugs

4-hour course. 
This course will enhance the healthcare professionals’ ability to effectively prescribe controlled medications and manage ongoing therapy, evaluating risks and potential benefits of opioid drugs.

*  To obtain a QACSC, PAs and NPs are required to take this entire 12-hour course.  To renew a QACSC, PAs and NPs may take the first 4 hours of the 8-hour Prescribing course, the 4-hour Pharmacology portion or another Board-approved course found on the Board of Medical Examiners website at www.albme.org/cscme.html.

2019 Prescribing Brochure

March Prescribing Agenda
Coming Soon

Prescribing Registration Form

Online Registration

Hotel Information

March 2-3
Meeting Location:
   Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)
   910 S. Donahue Drive | Auburn, Ala.
Accommodations:
   Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center
   241 S. College Street | Auburn, Ala.
Room Rate: $159 (plus applicable taxes)
Room Block Deadline: February 10, 2019
Room Block Code:  MASA Prescribing
Hotel Reservations: (800) 228-2876 or  www.auhcc.com