2018 Pain Management and Addiction Series

Improving Patient Outcomes

This series was created to assist healthcare professionals in navigating the challenges associated with treating patients with pain, and understanding and mitigating the potential for abuse and dependence of controlled substances as well as other drugs. 


Webinars listed below each provide 1 CME credit towards the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirement for continuing medical education credit in ethics, pain management, and/or addiction care. The CE/CME certificate fee is $25 per session.

Marijuana - What the Healthcare Professional Should Know

Presenter: Paul Snyder, MA, LADC-S

(Presented: June 16, 2018; Reviewed July 1, 2018)

Back Pain: Diagnosis and Management

Presenter: Casey Keating, MD

(Presented: July 16, 2018; Reviewed July 16, 2018)

Webinars listed below each provide 1 CME credit towards the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners' requirements for continuing medical education credit related to the misuse and abuse of controlled substances, the prescribing of opioids, or addiction care. The CE/CME certificate fee is $25 per session.

Pain Medicine Update 2018

Presenter: Michael Salas, MD

(Presented: June, 15, 2018; Reviewed July 16, 2018)

Misuse, Abuse, and Dependence of Controlled Substances
Presenter: Paul Snyder, MA, LADC-S

(Presented: May 22, 2018; Reviewed July 16, 2018)

Continuing Education Credit

Each video provides 1 hour of CE/CME credit.

Physicians: The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for 1.00 hours of nursing continuing education credit.

Pharmacists: The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is a provider of continuing education credit through the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy. This program is approved for 1.00 hours of continuing education credit for pharmacists.

Interested in More Online CME Education?

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