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Buprenorphine Waiver Eligibility Training for Clinical Providers

Buprenorphine Waiver Eligibility Training for Clinical Providers

by Bonnie Reyna -
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The NYSDOH AIDS Institute is sponsoring a free buprenorphine waiver training for clinical providers.  In response to opioid overdose deaths in New York State, increased access to buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder is urgently needed. Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants and Medical Residents are welcome and highly encouraged to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.

  • Date: Sat. May 12th 8am-12pm. 
  • Trainer: Melissa Weimer DO, MCR, St. Peter's Health Partners, Albany, NY 
  • Location: Health Alliance Hospital, 105 Marys Avenue Campus, William De Doux Administrative Conference Room, Kingston, NY 12401 Light refreshments will be provided. 
  • Questions: NYSDOH, AIDS Institute, Office of Drug User Health Stephen Crowe, 212-417-4558, stephen.crowe@health.ny.gov Belinda Duncan, 212-417-4553, buprenorphine@health.ny.gov .